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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

With Data for 2016  |  Release Date:  June 19, 2017  |  Next Release Date: June 2018 | 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, 2012-16
thousands pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries to foreign suppliers and utilities 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
U.S.-origin uranium
Foreign sales 4,798 4,148 4,210 4,258 3,142
Weighted-average price 47.53 43.10 32.91 37.85 25.99
Foreign-origin uranium
Foreign sales 13,185 14,717 15,794 21,465 14,034
Weighted-Average Price 47.58 42.66 36.43 39.58 35.38
Total sent:
Foreign sales 17,982 18,864 20,004 25,723 17,176
Weighted-average price 47.57 42.75 35.69 39.29 33.66
From owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors, U.S. producers, and other U.S. suppliers
Foreign sales 3,699 4,177 4,493 6,022 3,153
Weighted-average price 47.26 44.61 36.45 38.77 30.26
From U.S. brokers and traders
Foreign sales 14,284 14,687 15,511 19,700 14,023
Weighted-average price 47.65 42.26 35.47 39.45 34.43
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" (2012-16).