Estimated world uranium production and consumption, 1945-2000

1 January 2000

Estimated world uranium production and consumption, 1945-2000
  West East World
Production 1,245,000 754,000 754,000
Reactor requirement - 1,008,000 - 130,000 - 1,138,000
Military use - 264,000 - 264,000 - 721,000
Net imports/exports + 144,000 - 144,000
Remaining inventories 117,000 23,000 140,000



Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.