Lead: United States

This report forecasts to 2021 and 2025 US lead demand and production in metric tons of lead content. Total demand is segmented by application in terms of: batteries; metal products; and other applications such as glass, ceramic products, paint, and chemicals. Total production is segmented by type as follows: mine production, primary refinery production, and secondary refinery production.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand, total production, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2010 to 2020. Re-exports of lead are excluded from demand and trade figures.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
212230 Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining
331410 Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Smelting and Refining
331491 Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum) Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding
331492 Secondary Smelting, Refining, and Alloying of Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum)
332992 Small Arms Ammunition Manufacturing
335911 Storage Battery Manufacturing
423520 Coal and Other Mineral and Ore Merchant Wholesalers

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