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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook mineral industries of Asia and the Pacific 1992
Year 1992, Volume 3 (1992)

Lyday, Travis Q.
Nauru,   pp. [268]-270 ff. PDF (913.0 KB)


Page 270

270  THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF NAURU—l992TABLE 1 
NAURU: PRODUCTION OF PHOSPHATE ROCK~ 
(Thousand metric tons) 
Commodity' 1988 1989 1990 
 1991 1992 
Phosphaterock 1,541 1,181 926 
 530 747 
' Includes data available through Mar. 26, 1993. 
' In addition to the commodity listed, crude construction materials (common
clays, produced, but output is not reported quantitatively, and available
general informati estimates of output levels. 
sand and gravel, and stone) are 
on is inadequate to make reliable 
TABLE 2 
~ NAURU: EXPORTS OF PHOSPHATE ROCK, BY DESTINATION 
(' Fh ousand metric tons) 
Destination 
1990 
1991 
1992 
Australia 
593.9 
153.0 
179.3 
-~ 
926.2 
186.6 
59.2 
190.9 
93.4 
530.1 
373.4 
43.4 
330.5 
747.3 
Korea, Republic of 
NewZealand 
Philippines 
Total 
Source: Phosphate Rock Statistics 1992, International Fertilizer Association
Ltd. 


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