Bismuth production reached 50.0 tonnes in 1997 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 50.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bismuth production in USA reached an all time high of 400 tonnes in 1974 and an all time low of 50.0 tonnes in 1997. When compared to USA's main peers, bismuth production in Canada amounted to 230 tonnes, 548 tonnes in China, 550 tonnes in Japan and 1,642 tonnes in Mexico in 1997.
USA has been ranked 6th within the group of 11 countries we follow in terms of bismuth production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.