Bauxite production reached 65,000 kt in 2015 in China, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.77 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bauxite production in China reached an all time high of 65,000 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 500 kt in 1970. When compared to China's main peers, bauxite production in India amounted to 28,134 kt, 5,398 kt in Russia and 100 kt in USA in 2015.
China has been ranked 2nd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of bauxite production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.