Which Country Produces the Most Uranium?

Uranium Production (tonnes), 2015 or latest
Metals & Mining | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 18 countries in 2015, Kazakhstan ranked the highest in uranium production with 23,800 tonnes followed by Canada and Australia. On the other end of the scale was Germany with 33.0 tonnes, Brazil with 40.0 tonnes and Pakistan with 45.0 tonnes.

Data for more countries are available at Uranium Production indicator page.

Uranium Production Unit 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Australia tonnes 7,942 5,971 5,961 7,022 6,370
Canada tonnes 10,176 9,518 9,145 8,998 9,331
China tonnes 750 827 885 1,500 1,500
Czech Republic tonnes 286 259 252 222 232
India tonnes 290 400 400 385 385
Kazakhstan tonnes 13,900 17,803 19,451 21,317 22,567
Malawi tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 90.0 671 785 1,102 1,133 ...
Namibia tonnes 4,631 4,500 3,262 4,500 4,328
Niger tonnes 3,241 4,198 4,159 4,821 4,277
Romania tonnes 75.0 77.0 77.0 90.0 80.0
Russia tonnes 3,565 3,563 2,993 2,862 3,135
South Africa tonnes 533 579 556 467 531
USA tonnes 1,428 1,628 1,537 1,596 1,794
Ukraine tonnes 840 850 890 960 922
Uzbekistan tonnes 2,429 2,400 3,000 3,000 2,400