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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 20. U.S. broker and trader purchases of uranium by origin, supplier, and delivery year, 2014–2018
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Received U.S.-origin uranium
Purchases 410 2,702 3,266 3,501 1,765
Weighted-average price 33.55 35.04 26.31 19.88 28.20
Received foreign-origin uranium
Purchases 28,743 33,014 34,046 35,156 34,400
Weighted-average price 38.42 39.58 32.71 24.83 30.61
Total received by U.S. brokers and traders
Purchases 29,153 35,716 37,312 38,657 36,165
Weighted-average price 38.35 39.24 32.11 24.38 30.49
Received from foreign suppliers
Purchases W 26,069 22,088 14,060 18,870
Weighted-average price W 40.77 36.09 29.93 30.84
W = Data withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
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 (2014–2018).