According to GlobalData, the US is the world’s twelfth-largest producer of cobalt, with output of 0.65kt in 2022, down by 7.14% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from the US increased by a CAGR of 2% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 27% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Cobalt Mining to 2030 report. Buy the report here.
The US accounts for 0.37% of global production, with the other largest producers being the Democratic Republic of the Congo (71%), Russia (5%), Australia (3%) and the Philippines (3%).
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