Phosphate rock production reached 27,600 kt in 2015 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.09 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, phosphate rock production in USA reached an all time high of 54,415 kt in 1980 and an all time low of 3,744 kt in 1982. When compared to USA's main peers, phosphate rock production in China amounted to 142,039 kt and 1,677 kt in Mexico in 2015.
USA has been ranked 2nd within the group of 39 countries we follow in terms of phosphate rock production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.