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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 6a. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors ranked by price and distributed by quantity, 2014-16 deliveries
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
  Deliveries in 2014   Deliveries in 2015   Deliveries in 2016
Quantity 1 distribution Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price
First 6,665 30.26 6,807 29.68 5,956 21.64
Second 6,665 35.11 6,807 36.03 5,956 28.18
Third 6,665 39.29 6,807 38.63 5,956 34.60
Fourth 6,665 43.36 6,807 41.80 5,956 39.41
Fifth 6,665 46.74 6,807 44.63 5,956 42.82
Sixth 6,665 50.65 6,807 47.84 5,956 47.59
Seventh 6,665 55.49 6,807 52.69 5,956 54.68
Eighth 6,665 68.37 6,807 61.70 5,956 70.52
Total 53,323 46.16 54,457 44.13 47,650 42.43
1 Distribution divides total quantity of uranium delivered (with a price) into eight distributions by price (sorted from lowest to highest) and provides the quantity-weighted average price for each distribution.
Notes: Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Weighted-average prices are not adjusted for inflation.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration: Form EIA-858 "Uranium Marketing Annual Survey" (2014-16).