STATISTICS

Bauxite

 
Unit: 1000 tons
Composition 2018 2019
Supply
32,466.2 32,239.6
Production
32,377.0 31,937.9
■ Alcoa Alumínio S.A.
7,164.4 7,444.7
● Poços de Caldas (MG)
609.0 548.7
● Juruti (PA)
6,555.4 6,896.0
■ Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio
            Poços de Caldas, Miraí, Itamarati (MG) e Barro Alto (GO)
  
2,074.5
  
2,114.9
■ MRN – Mineração Rio do Norte S.A.
            Oriximiná e Terra Santa (PA)
  
14,456.6
  
12,173.1
■ Norsk Hydro Brasil Ltda (1)
            Mineração Paragominas S.A. (Paragominas PA)
  
6,214.4
  
7,360.2
■ Outros (2)
2,467.1 2,845.0
Imports
89.2 301.7
Domestic Consumption
23,768.3 26,744.3
■ Metallic uses
21,875.9 24,681.3
■ Other uses
1,892.4 2,063.0
Exports
8,472.0 7,105.2

Sources:
Infomation from the companies in the industry. SISCOMEX – Integrated Foreign Trade System – SECEX/MDIC.

Notes:
Bauxite production data meet the "wet base" . In 2017, the average moisture content was about 12%.
(1) – The item "Others" in bauxite production includes data from companies that produces non metallic uses bauxite.