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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 18. Uranium in fuel assemblies loaded into U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by year, 2018–2022
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent
Origin of uranium 2018 2019 2020 2021 P2022
Domestic-origin uranium 4,957 4,051 8,678 3,289 1,507
Foreign-origin uranium 45,399 39,194 39,953 41,111 42,904
Total 50,355 43,245 48,631 44,400 44,411
P = Preliminary data. Final 2021 fuel assembly data reported in the 2022 survey.
Notes: Includes only unirradiated uranium in new fuel assemblies loaded into reactors during the year. Does not include uranium removed from reactors that subsequently will be reloaded. Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
Data source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-858, Uranium Marketing Annual Survey (2018–2022)