China: Lithium production

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Lithium production in metric tons

 Latest value 36,339
 Year 2017
 Measure metric tons
 Data availability 2003 - 2017
 Average 19,872
 Min - Max 13,500 - 36,339
 Source USGS
For that indicator, we provide data for China from 2003 to 2017. The average value for China during that period was 19872 metric tons with a minimum of 13500 metric tons in 2003 and a maximum of 36339 metric tons in 2017. The latest value from 2017 is 36339 metric tons. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 8 countries is 251178 metric tons. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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China - Lithium production - Recent values chart

Historical chart
China - Lithium production - historical chart - 2003-2017

Definition: Lithium production in metric tons.

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