Feldspar production reached 601 kt in 2015 in South Korea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, feldspar production in South Korea reached an all time high of 623 kt in 2009 and an all time low of 14.7 kt in 1972. When compared to South Korea's main peers, feldspar production in China amounted to 2,500 kt, 100 kt in Japan and 200 kt in Vietnam in 2015.
South Korea has been ranked 8th within the group of 52 countries we follow in terms of feldspar production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.