Statistical Table

Mineral shipments by commodity, Québec, 2016-20181

 Export to Excel 2013 (1989-2018)
  

Commodity Unit    Quantity Unit    Value


2016 2017 2018 2016 2017 2018

Metallic ... ... ... $k 6,788,585 7,519,397 8,015,546
 Silver g 82,549,645 86,488,486 74,870,316 $k 60,587 62,089 53,748
 Copper kg 41,548,588 35,797,082 36,463,163 $k 267,781 286,305 291,632
 Iron (cast iron, steel) t x x x $k x x x
 Ilmenite (FeTiO3) t x x x $k x x x
 Iron Ore t x x x $k x x x
 Nickel kg x x x $k x x x
 Niobium (ferroniobium) kg x x x $k x x x
 Gold g 51,951,452 56,073,198 59,564,871 $k 2,763,350 2,965,543 3,150,207
 Titanium (TiO2) t x x x $k x x x
 Zinc kg x x x $k x x x
 Other metallic commodities2 ... ... ... $k 225,482 272,447 277,580
  
Non-metallic ...       $k 1,321,166 1,473,483 1,499,789
 Lime t 628,075 617,262 600,905 $k 105,496 102,631 101,986
 Cement t 2,418,338 2,614,320 2,555,674 $k 329,257 371,770 355,962
 Diamond carat 370,245 1,523,699 1,629,904 $k 39,227 174,453 212,235
 Graphite t x x x $k x x x
 Mica t x x x $k x x x
 Stone t 41,458,000 42,373,399 41,651,901 $k 496,947 491,663 493,103
 Clay product brick x x x $k x x x
 Sand and gravel t 18,762,910 16,830,780 16,964,524 $k 125,881 103,164 104,725
 Salt t x x x $k x x x
 Silica t 480,706 490,832 510,895 $k 19,254 33,604 34,483
 Sulphur t x x x $k x x x
 Peat bag3 9,607,795 16,152,364 16,921,139 $k 86,764 91,246 98,666
  
Total ... ... ... ... $k 8,109,751 8,992,881 9,515,335

  
1. 2016: final data; 2017: preliminary data; 2018: forecast.
2. Antimony, bismuth, cadmium, cobalt, platinum group metals, selenium and tellurium.
3. Expressed in bags of 170 dm3.
  
Source: Institut de la statistique du Québec, Annual Survey of Mines, Quarries and Sand Pits.
 
April 12, 2018
 

Symbols used in tables