White arsenic production reached 1,500 tonnes in 2015 in Russia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, white arsenic production in Russia reached an all time high of 2,500 tonnes in 1992 and an all time low of 1,500 tonnes in 1994. When compared to Russia's main peers, white arsenic production in China amounted to 25,000 tonnes and 45.0 tonnes in Japan in 2015.
Russia has been ranked 4th within the group of 7 countries we follow in terms of white arsenic production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.