Sillimanite minerals production reached 210,800 tonnes in 2001 in China, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 144 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sillimanite minerals production in China reached an all time high of 210,800 tonnes in 2001 and an all time low of 2,500 tonnes in 1981. When compared to China's main peers, sillimanite minerals production in India amounted to 18,945 tonnes and 90,000 tonnes in USA in 2001.
China has been ranked 1st within the group of 9 countries we follow in terms of sillimanite minerals production, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.