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January 1, 2012

In 2011, U.S. apparent consumption of strontium (contained in celestite and manufactured strontium compounds) increased markedly to 18.4 kt (20,300 st) from 10.4 kt (11,500 st) in 2010. Gross weight of imports was 34.4 kt (38,000 st), of which 76 percent originated from Mexico.

Publication Year 2012
Title Strontium
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Mining Engineering
Index ID 70044395
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization National Minerals Information Center