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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 21. Foreign sales of uranium from U.S. suppliers and owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by origin and delivery year, 2015–2019
thousands pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries to foreign suppliers and utilities 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
U.S.-origin uranium
Foreign sales 4,258 3,142 1,617 2,004 255
Weighted-average price 37.85 25.99 27.61 27.66 25.49
Foreign-origin uranium
Foreign sales 21,465 14,034 12,408 11,942 11,424
Weighted-Average Price 39.58 35.38 24.88 25.75 27.20
Total sent:
Foreign sales 25,723 17,176 14,025 13,947 11,679
Weighted-average price 39.29 33.66 25.19 26.02 27.16
From owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors, U.S. producers, and other U.S. suppliers
Foreign sales 6,022 3,153 3,505 2,589 3,466
Weighted-average price 38.77 30.26 29.55 28.97 25.76
From U.S. brokers and traders
Foreign sales 19,700 14,023 10,520 11,358 8,213
Weighted-average price 39.45 34.43 23.74 25.35 27.75
Notes: Other U.S. Suppliers are U.S. converters, enrichers, and fabricators. Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Foreign sale: A uranium sale to a firm located outside the United States. Weighted-average prices are not adjusted for inflation.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-858, Uranium Marketing Annual Survey (2015–2019)