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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 6a. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors ranked by price and distributed by quantity, 2016–2018 deliveries
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
  Deliveries in 2016 Deliveries in 2017 Deliveries in 2018
Quantity [1] distribution Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price
First  5,956 21.64 5,343 18.66 4,985 20.69
Second  5,956 28.18 5,343 23.10 4,985 26.13
Third  5,956 34.60 5,343 28.39 4,985 28.18
Fourth  5,956 39.41 5,343 33.67 4,985 33.78
Fifth  5,956 42.82 5,343 38.53 4,985 40.04
Sixth  5,956 47.59 5,343 43.65 4,985 44.93
Seventh  5,956 54.68 5,343 51.17 4,985 49.24
Eighth  5,956 70.52 5,343 73.22 4,985 67.46
Total 47,650 42.43 42,747 38.80 39,881 38.81
1. Distribution divides total quantity of uranium delivered (with a price) into eight distributions by price (sorted from lowest to highest) and provides the quantity-weighted average price for each distribution.
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 (2016–2018)