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Uranium Marketing Annual Report

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Table 6b. Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors ranked by price and distributed by purchaser, 2017–2019 deliveries
thousand pounds U3O8 equivalent; dollars per pound U3O8 equivalent
Deliveries in 2017 Deliveries in 2018 Deliveries in 2019
Distribution of purchasers Number of purchasers Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Number of purchasers Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price Number of purchasers Quantity with reported price Weighted-average price
First 7 17,802 31.75 7 5,654 25.84 7 15,010 25.84
Second 7 8,596 37.07 7 15,493 35.01 7 8,825 31.61
Third 7 10,669 40.18 7 10,507 41.81 7 14,352 40.73
Fourth 6 5,680 60.91 7 8,226 51.04 6 10,116 46.24
Total 27 42,747 38.80 28 39,881 38.81 27 48,303 35.59
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 (2017–2019)