Production of chromium ores and concentrates reached 330 kt in 2015 in Pakistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.71 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of chromium ores and concentrates in Pakistan reached an all time high of 540 kt in 2010 and an all time low of 1.43 kt in 1981. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, production of chromium ores and concentrates in Afghanistan amounted to 4.50 kt, 200 kt in China, 2,894 kt in India and 350 kt in Iran in 2015.
Pakistan has been ranked 12th within the group of 17 countries we follow in terms of production of chromium ores and concentrates, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.