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The Mineral Industry of Wisconsin

Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in Wisconsin

The following data table gives nonfuel mineral commodity production data for Wisconsin extracted from Table 5 in the 2017 Minerals Yearbook Statistical Summary.

Nonfuel Mineral Commodity Production in Wisconsin1,2,3
Mineral Commodity Units 2016 Quantity 2016 Value (thousands) 2017 Quantity 2017 Value (thousands)
Gemstones, naturale   NA 8 NA 8
Lime thousand metric tons (1000 t) (4) (7) (4) (7)
Sand and gravel, construction 1000 t 27,100 183,000 27,100 185,000
Sand and gravel, industrial 1000 t 16,800 637,000 31,500 1,810,000
Stone, crushed 1000 t 24,700r 200,000r 25,100 207,000
Stone, dimension 1000 t 225 38,500 192 36,000
Total (partial)   XX 1,040,000 XX 2,240,000

eEstimated. rRevised. NA Not available. XX Not applicable.

1Includes data from the commodity chapters published in the Minerals Yearbook as they were completed and released through December 2020.

2Production as measured by mine shipments, sales, or marketable production (including consumption by producers).

3Data are rounded to no more than three significant digits; may not add to totals shown. Mine output measured as sold or used by producers is primarily shown in the tables, because values can be assigned. Where sold or used data are not available, actual mine output is used as the production measurement and value is estimated average price of the mineral commodity for that year. Data are reported in gross weight unless otherwise specified.

4Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data.

7Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data; value included in "Undistributed" in the U.S. total value.

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