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Limestone sold or used for chemical and metallurgical purpose for cement manufacture in United States: Rise in 2015

According to data published by U.S. Geological Survey, the variable grew strongly by 31.79 percent compared with the year before. The indicator sharply climbed from 58 200 thousand tonnes to 76 700 thousand tonnes, versus the previous year when it declined by 0.51%. The overall changes for the prior 14 years attained a rise of 14.31%. As well as it has attained the average annual growth rate of 0.06% during the five years with a negligible overall diminution since the 2002. It averaged 67 792.86 thousand tonnes from 2002 to 2015 and it reached its all-time high of 84 500 thousand tonnes in 2003 and record low of 48 900 thousand tonnes in 2009.

Limestone sold or used for chemical and metallurgical purpose for cement manufacture in United States: Rise in 2015
Date Thousand Tonnes Variation
2015 76 700.00 31.79
2014 58 200.00 -0.51
2013 58 500.00 2.99
2012 56 800.00 -0.35
2011 57 000.00 11.98
2010 50 900.00 4.09
2009 48 900.00 -41.92
2008 84 200.00 -0.24
2007 84 400.00 17.71
2006 71 700.00 1.13

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