Lead (refined) production reached 641 kt in 2015 in South Korea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.313 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, lead (refined) production in South Korea reached an all time high of 641 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 3.81 kt in 1972. When compared to South Korea's main peers, lead (refined) production in China amounted to 4,405 kt, 3.00 kt in Dem. People's Republic of Korea and 231 kt in Japan in 2015.
South Korea has been ranked 3rd within the group of 63 countries we follow in terms of lead (refined) production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.