Phosphate rock production reached 8,336 kt in 2015 in Jordan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 16.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, phosphate rock production in Jordan reached an all time high of 8,336 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 694 kt in 1972. When compared to Jordan's main peers, phosphate rock production in Iraq amounted to 140 kt, 3,427 kt in Israel, 2,002 kt in Saudi Arabia and 750 kt in Syria in 2015.
Jordan has been ranked 6th within the group of 39 countries we follow in terms of phosphate rock production.