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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

With Data for 2014  |  Release Date:  May 13, 2015  |  Next Release Date: May 2016 | full report

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Table 4. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by origin and material type, 2014 deliveries
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries Uranium concentrate Natural UF6 Enriched UF6 Total
U.S.-origin uranium
Purchases 2,004 1,312 0 3,316
Weighted-average price 49.87 45.41 -- 48.11
Foreign-origin uranium
Purchases 27,257 16,491 6,285 50,033
Weighted-average price 44.56 48.98 44.69 46.03
Total
Purchases 29,260 17,803 6,285 53,349
Weighted-average price 44.92 48.71 44.69 46.16
-- = Not applicable.
Notes: Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Weighted-average prices are not adjusted for inflation. Natural UF6 is uranium hexafluoride. The natural UF6 and enriched UF6 quantity represents only the U3O8 equivalent uranium-component quantity specified in the contract for each delivery of natural UF6 and enriched UF6. The natural UF6 and enriched UF6 weighted-average price represent only the U3O8 equivalent uranium-component price specified in the contract for each delivery of natural UF6 and enriched UF6, and does not include the conversion service and enrichment service components.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-858 "Uranium Marketing Annual Survey" (2014).