Production of Canada's Leading Minerals for December 2019


Production of Lead

Month Mine outputFootnote1 Primary productionFootnote2 Refined production (primary)Footnote3 Refined production (secondary) Refined stocks at end of month
2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019
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January 1,698 1,455 855 864 x x 9,744 12,520 x x
February 1,252 1,476 1,964 1,417 x x 11,799 9,986 x x
March 1,408 2,244 1,526 2,273 x x 13,072 13,488 x x
April 1,457 2,096 1,446 1,793 x x 14,358 11,796 x x
May 1,342 1,968 1,018 1,843 x x 12,707 12,583 x x
June 1,149 2,113 1,033 1,891 x x 11,239 11,757 x x
July 1,173 1,947 811 2,405 x x 8,268 9,649 x x
August 1,222 1,965 910 2,024 x x 10,971 11,910 x x
September 1,118 2,271 1,426 2,166 x x 10,848 13,072 x x
October 1,960 1,774 1,206 1,783 x x x 13,697 x x
November 1,820 1,630 1,271 1,250 x x 13,268 13,143 x x
December 2,274 1,668 2,139 1,794 x x 12,654 13,757 x x
Total 17,874 22,608 15,605 21,504 x x x 147,358
Year-to-date

r: Revised figures, n.a.: Not applicable, x: Suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act

For definitions regarding data contained in this table, refer to:
Details of the Methods Used in Computing the Mineral Production of Canada
Components may not add due to rounding.
Quebec data is provided by l'Institut de la statistique du Québec

Inquiries concerning this publication should be directed to:
Kevin Stone, Manager
Minerals and Metals Statistics Division, Lands and Minerals Sector
Natural Resources Canada
Telephone: (343) 292-8732 Email: kevin.stone@canada.ca
or:
Julie Simon, Data Production and Development Officer
Manufacturing and Wholesale Trade Division, Economic Statistics Field
Statistics Canada
Telephone: (613) 951-9120 Email: julie.simon@canada.ca