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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 23. Inventories of uranium by owner as of end of year, 2016–2020
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent
  Inventories at the end of the year
Owner of uranium inventory 2016 2017 2018 2019 P2020
Owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors 127,964 123,850 111,174 113,146 107,157
U.S. brokers and traders 7,772 8,519 10,601 9,385 10,884
U.S. converter, enrichers, fabricators, and producers 8,895 9,299 8,743 8,132 5,108
Total commercial inventories 144,631 141,668 130,519 130,662 123,149
P = Preliminary data. Final 2019 inventory data reported in the 2020 survey.
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 (2017–2020)