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Iron production in thousand metric tons, 2020:

The average for 2020 based on 7 countries was 7132 thousand metric tons. The highest value was in South Africa: 35400 thousand metric tons and the lowest value was in Togo: 18 thousand metric tons. The indicator is available from 1999 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: thousand metric tons; Source: USGS
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Countries Iron production, 2020 Global rank Available data
South Africa 35400 1 1999 - 2020
Mauritania 7822 2 1999 - 2020
Sierra Leone 3500 3 2011 - 2020
Liberia 3050 4 2011 - 2020
Kenya 90 5 2009 - 2020
R. of Congo 46 6 2019 - 2020
Togo 18 7 2011 - 2020



Definition: Iron production in thousand metric tons.
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