World’s Top 10 Refined-Zinc Producers by 2009 Output

The following is a table of the world’s 10 biggest refined zinc producers ranked by 2009 output, according to London-based metals-consulting company CRU. Production figures are in thousands of metric tons.

Ranking                                    Production
1.  Korea Zinc Co.                                902
2.  Nyrstar                                       809
3.  Hindustan Zinc Ltd                            579
4.  Xstrata Plc.                                  472
5.  Glencore International AG                     452
6.  Boliden AB                                    434
7.  Votorantim                                    378
8.  Teck Resources Ltd                            240
9.  Industries Penoles SAB                        237
10. Mitsui & Co.                                  205

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