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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Metals, minerals, and fuels 1972
Year 1972, Volume 1 (1972)

Zaffarano, Richard F.; Wood, S.O., Jr.
Carbon black,   pp. 237-245 ff. PDF (876.9 KB)


Page 245

 ' Estimate. ~ Preliminary. Revised. 
 ' In addition to the countries listed, the People's Republic of China, Norway,
Poland, and the U.S.S.R. produce carbon black, but available information
is inadequate to make reliable estimates of output levels. 
' Less than 1 million pounds. 
 CARBON BLACK 245 
Table 11.—Carbon b1ack~ World production by country 
(Million pounds) 
 Country' 1970 1971 1972 ~ 
Argentina' 66 66 66 
Australia' 100 116 128 
Belgium 4 ' 4 ' 4 
Brazil ' 108 126 ' 132 
Canada' 170 186 196 
Colombia' 35 -40 45 
Czechoslovakia '  4 22 83 
France 328 345 350 
Germany, West 523 578 582 
Hungary 9 ' 9 ' 9 
India ' 66 84 ' 88 
Indonesia -- 1 ' 3 
Italy 272 276 ' 278 
Japan 650 679 751 
Korea, Republic of 7 16 19 
Mexico' 60 70 74 
Netherlands 190 204 206 
Roinania 160 164 ' 165 
South Africa, Republic of '  58 62 66 
Spain ' 89 ' 90 ' 90 
Sweden '  40 45 50 
Taiwan (0) (2) (0) 
United Kingdom 464 480 ' 485 
United States 2,981 3,017 3,201 
Venezuela 16 ' 16 ' 16 
Yugoslavia 30 35 ' 35 
 Total ' 6,880 6,731 7,072 


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