Lead (refined) production reached 232 kt in 2015 in Australia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.65 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, lead (refined) production in Australia reached an all time high of 351 kt in 1970 and an all time low of 160 kt in 1975. When compared to Australia's main peers, lead (refined) production in Indonesia amounted to 46.0 kt and 25.3 kt in Malaysia in 2015.
Australia has been ranked 9th within the group of 63 countries we follow in terms of lead (refined) production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.