According to GlobalData, Mexico is the world’s fourth-largest producer of lead in 2022, with output down by 3.87% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Mexico increased by a CAGR of 3% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 0.73% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Lead Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.
Mexico accounts for 6% of global production, with the largest producers being China, Australia, the US and Peru. Exports of lead from Mexico declined by 3.67% in 2022 over 2021, with the highest share being exported to Australia. Mexico’s lead exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 0.69% between 2022 and 2026.
Leading producers of lead in Mexico are Newmont, Industrias Penoles, Minera Frisco, Pan American Silver and Hecla Mining. During 2020-2021, Newmont's output was down by 1%, Industrias Penoles's output decreased by 9%, while output from Minera Frisco increased by 3%.
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