Bauxite production reached 1,865 kt in 2015 in Suriname, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 31.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bauxite production in Suriname reached an all time high of 6,885 kt in 1974 and an all time low of 1,865 kt in 2015. When compared to Suriname's main peers, bauxite production in Brazil amounted to 37,064 kt, 1,527 kt in Guyana and 992 kt in Venezuela in 2015.
Suriname has been ranked 11th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of bauxite production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.