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Table 4. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors by origin and material type, 2018 deliveries
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries Uranium concentrate Natural UF6 Enriched UF6 Natural UF6 and Enriched UF6 Total
U.S.-origin uranium
Purchases 1,329 W W 2,548 3,878
Weighted-average price 47.36 W W 44.17 45.26
Foreign-origin uranium
Purchases 22,599 W W 13,856 36,415
Weighted-average price 37.07 W W 39.62 38.11
Total
Purchases 23,889 8,063 8,341 19,303 40,293
Weighted-average price 37.64 45.98 35.04 40.42 38.81
W = Data withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
-- = Not applicable.
Notes: Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Weighted-average prices are not adjusted for inflation. Natural UF6 is uranium hexafluoride. The natural UF6 and enriched UF6 quantity represents only the U3O8 equivalent uranium-component quantity specified in the contract for each delivery of natural UF6 and enriched UF6. The natural UF6 and enriched UF6 weighted-average prices represent only the U3O8 equivalent uranium-component price specified in the contract for each delivery of natural UF6 and enriched UF6, it does not include the conversion service and enrichment service components.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-858, Uranium Marketing Annual Survey (2018)