Production - The Bauxite Index
World production follows a similar trend to capacity. Over the last decade production has increased by 48.5 MTPY, with the vast bulk of this increase coming from China. Over the period china has achieved a CAGR of 25.2%, whist the rest of the world has only achieved 1.0%.Coal, iron and bauxite top list of most-mined minerals in,,Production of bauxite, a key component in the production of aluminium, has fluctuated over the last five years, peaking in 2013 at 299 million tonnes. The world’s five largest producers – India, Guinea, Brazil, China and Australia, who between them produced 246.1 million tonnes in 2016 – have all seen increases in bauxite production since 2012.Bauxite Mining and Alumina Refining - PubMed Central (PMC),May 08, 2014 · Bauxite mining and alumina refining are the upstream operations of primary aluminum production. This review article describes the industrial processes of bauxite mining and alumina refining and outlines the physical, chemical, biological, ergonomic, and psychosocial health risks.