According to GlobalData, Jamaica is the world’s seventh-largest producer of bauxite in 2022, with output up by 22% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Jamaica decreased by a CAGR of 8.42% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 2% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Bauxite Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.
Jamaica accounts for 2% of global production, with the largest producers being Australia, the Republic of Guinea, China and Brazil. Exports of bauxite from Jamaica increased by 21% in 2022 over 2021, with the highest share being exported to the US. Jamaica’s bauxite exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 2% between 2022 and 2026.
United Company RUSAL is one of the leading producers of bauxite in Jamaica. In 2021, the company’s output was up by 1% over 2020.
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