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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 1. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by supplier and delivery year, 2014–2019
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent, dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Purchased from U.S. producers
Purchases of U.S.-origin and foreign-origin uranium W 1,455 2,169 1,762 1,520 W
Weighted-average price W 52.35 48.86 48.77 46.59 W
Purchased from U.S. brokers and traders
Purchases of U.S.-origin and foreign-origin uranium 17,111 13,852 7,862 4,548 3,897 4,395
Weighted-average price 42.90 44.67 50.56 51.80 52.51 48.16
Purchased from other owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors
Purchases 0 W W W W W
Weighted-average price -- W W W W W
Purchased from other U.S. suppliers
Purchases of U.S.-origin and foreign-origin uranium W W W W W W
Weighted-average price W W W W W W
Purchased from foreign suppliers
Purchases of U.S.-origin and foreign-origin uranium 34,404 38,184 39,469 34,384 33,044 39,208
Weighted-average price 47.62 44.66 44.85 41.16 39.82 36.28
Total purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors
Purchases of U.S.-origin and foreign-origin uranium 53,349 56,524 50,595 43,033 40,293 48,328
Weighted-average price 46.16 44.13 42.43 38.80 38.81 35.59
W = Data withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
-- = Not applicable.
Notes: Other U.S. Suppliers are U.S. converters, enrichers, and fabricators. 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 (2014–2019)