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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 12. Maximum anticipated uranium market requirements of owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors, 2021–2030, at end of 2020
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent
Year Maximum under purchase contracts Unfilled market requirements Maximum anticipated market requirements Enrichment feed deliveries
2021 42,904 1,013 43,916 43,594
2022 30,319 5,748 36,067 37,126
2023 29,484 11,228 40,712 38,207
2024 24,964 15,995 40,959 38,082
2025 20,747 16,856 37,603 34,989
2026 14,548 19,912 34,460 36,693
2027 12,608 19,323 31,931 34,527
2028 8,325 31,399 39,723 33,755
2029 5,434 32,871 38,305 34,908
2030 4,358 33,163 37,520 34,164
Total 193,689 187,507 381,196 366,045
Note: Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration: Form EIA-858, Uranium Marketing Annual Survey (2020)