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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

With Data for 2015  |  Release Date:  May 24, 2016  |  Next Release Date: May 2017 | full report

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Table 21. Foreign sales of uranium from U.S. suppliers and owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by origin and delivery year, 2011-15
thousands pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries to foreign suppliers and utilities 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
U.S.-origin uranium
Foreign sales 4,387 4,798 4,148 4,210 4,258
Weighted-average price 53.08 47.53 43.10 32.91 37.85
Foreign-origin uranium
Foreign sales 12,297 13,185 14,717 15,794 21,465
Weighted-Average Price 47.61 47.58 42.66 36.43 39.58
Total sent:
Foreign sales 16,683 17,982 18,864 20,004 25,723
Weighted-average price 49.05 47.57 42.75 35.69 39.29
From owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors, U.S. producers, and other U.S. suppliers
Foreign sales 4,538 3,699 4,177 4,493 6,022
Weighted-average price 52.63 47.26 44.61 36.45 38.77
From U.S. brokers and traders
Foreign sales 12,145 14,284 14,687 15,511 19,700
Weighted-average price 47.71 47.65 42.26 35.47 39.45
Notes: "Other U.S. Suppliers" are U.S. converters, enrichers, and fabricators. Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
Foreign sale: A uranium sale to a firm located outside the United States. Weighted-average prices are not adjusted for inflation.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration: Form EIA-858 "Uranium Marketing Annual Survey" (2011-15).