China Silver Production

1986 - 2023 | Yearly | Metric Ton | U.S. Geological Survey

Key information about China Silver Production

  • China Silver Production was reported at 3,400.000 Metric Ton in Dec 2023.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 3,480.000 Metric Ton for Dec 2022.
  • China Silver Production data is updated yearly, averaging 2,475.000 Metric Ton from Dec 1986 to 2023, with 38 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 3,754.000 Metric Ton in 2016 and a record low of 90.000 Metric Ton in 1986.
  • China Silver Production data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by U.S. Geological Survey.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Metal and Mining Sector – Table WB.USGS.SILV: Precious Metals: Silver: Production by Country or Locality.

View China's Silver Production from 1986 to 2023 in the chart:

China Silver Production

What was China's Silver Production in 2023?

China Silver Production was reported at 3,400.000 Metric Ton in Dec 2023. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3,400.000 2023 3,480.000 2022 90.000 1986 3,754.000 2016 Metric Ton yearly 1986 - 2023

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (Metric Ton) 0.012 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Argentina (Metric Ton) 910.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Armenia (Metric Ton) 22.300 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Australia (Metric Ton) 1,200.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Austria (Metric Ton) 2.000 1995 yearly 1991 - 1995
Azerbaijan (Metric Ton) 4.310 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Bolivia (Metric Ton) 1,200.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Botswana (Metric Ton) 0.000 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Brazil (Metric Ton) 80.000 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Bulgaria (Metric Ton) 31.816 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Burkina Faso (Metric Ton) 15.500 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Canada (Metric Ton) 325.026 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Chile (Metric Ton) 1,400.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
China (Metric Ton) 3,400.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Colombia (Metric Ton) 19.022 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Costa Rica (Metric Ton) 0.000 2003 yearly 1990 - 2003
Croatia (Metric Ton) 1.000 1994 yearly 1992 - 1994
Czech Republic (Metric Ton) 0.000 1994 yearly 1993 - 1994
Democratic Republic of Congo (Metric Ton) 0.000 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Dominican Republic (Metric Ton) 72.000 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Ecuador (Metric Ton) 1.792 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
El Salvador (Metric Ton) 0.000 1999 yearly 1991 - 1999
Eritrea (Metric Ton) 68.624 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Ethiopia (Metric Ton) 1.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Fiji (Metric Ton) 0.518 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Finland (Metric Ton) 54.833 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
France (Metric Ton) 0.000 2013 yearly 1986 - 2013
Georgia (Metric Ton) 5.467 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Germany (Metric Ton) 6.000 1990 yearly 1986 - 1990
Ghana (Metric Ton) 1.800 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Greece (Metric Ton) 30.209 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Greenland (Metric Ton) 9.000 1990 yearly 1986 - 1990
Guatemala (Metric Ton) 0.000 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Honduras (Metric Ton) 18.088 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
India (Metric Ton) 705.795 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Indonesia (Metric Ton) 335.200 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Iran (Metric Ton) 50.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Ireland (Metric Ton) 0.918 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Italy (Metric Ton) 0.000 2004 yearly 1986 - 2004
Ivory Coast (Metric Ton) 2.000 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Jamaica (Metric Ton) 0.000 2003 yearly 1998 - 2003
Japan (Metric Ton) 1.757 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Metric Ton) 990.000 2023 yearly 1992 - 2023
South Korea (Metric Ton) 5.739 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (Metric Ton) 11.700 2020 yearly 2011 - 2020
Laos (Metric Ton) 30.100 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
North Macedonia (Metric Ton) 11.000 2015 yearly 1992 - 2015
Malaysia (Metric Ton) 0.423 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Mali (Metric Ton) 3.110 2016 yearly 1990 - 2016
Mexico (Metric Ton) 6,400.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Mongolia (Metric Ton) 57.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Morocco (Metric Ton) 260.000 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Myanmar (Metric Ton) 0.000 2011 yearly 1986 - 2011
Namibia (Metric Ton) 6.983 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
New Zealand (Metric Ton) 4.050 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Nicaragua (Metric Ton) 20.186 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Niger (Metric Ton) 0.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
North Korea (Metric Ton) 20.000 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Oman (Metric Ton) 0.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Pakistan (Metric Ton) 0.000 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Panama (Metric Ton) 2.000 2016 yearly 1993 - 2016
Papua New Guinea (Metric Ton) 132.000 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Peru (Metric Ton) 3,100.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Philippines (Metric Ton) 24.024 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Poland (Metric Ton) 1,300.000 2023 yearly 1986 - 2023
Portugal (Metric Ton) 96.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Romania (Metric Ton) 3.000 2015 yearly 1986 - 2015
Russia (Metric Ton) 1,200.000 2023 yearly 1992 - 2023
Saudi Arabia (Metric Ton) 9.720 2016 yearly 1990 - 2016
Serbia (Metric Ton) 8.400 2016 yearly 2003 - 2016
Slovakia (Metric Ton) 0.250 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Slovenia (Metric Ton) 0.000 1992 yearly 1992 - 1992
Solomon Islands (Metric Ton) 0.000 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
South Africa (Metric Ton) 38.154 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Spain (Metric Ton) 75.000 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Sudan (Metric Ton) 12.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Sweden (Metric Ton) 421.025 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Switzerland (Metric Ton) 2.500 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Taiwan (Metric Ton) 4.000 1990 yearly 1990 - 1990
Tajikistan (Metric Ton) 3.300 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Tanzania (Metric Ton) 13.187 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Thailand (Metric Ton) 0.000 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Tunisia (Metric Ton) 1.200 2005 yearly 1990 - 2005
Turkey (Metric Ton) 98.000 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
United Kingdom (Metric Ton) 0.130 2020 yearly 2011 - 2020
United States (Metric Ton) 1,000.000 2023 yearly 1900 - 2023
Uruguay (Metric Ton) 0.000 2012 yearly 2008 - 2012
Uzbekistan (Metric Ton) 237.600 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Zambia (Metric Ton) 1.300 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Zimbabwe (Metric Ton) 1.500 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2023
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -272,527.380 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2023
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 177,992.213 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2023
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2023
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,750,692.5 2022 yearly 2005 - 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 22.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2023
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 58,979.220 2028 yearly 1982 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 174,424.650 2028 yearly 1995 - 2028
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 45,901.290 2028 yearly 1982 - 2028
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.732 2028 yearly 1998 - 2028
Export to Import Ratio (%) 133.003 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2023
Trade Balance (USD mn) 75,340.4 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2023
Total Exports (USD mn) 303,618.3 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2023
Total Exports Growth (%) 28.1 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 26,004,555.285 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 7,336,060.515 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 16,671,966.370 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 228,278.0 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2023
Total Imports Growth (%) 20.8 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 23,784,262.340 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 16,976,456.488 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 42,243.658 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2023
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14,937.852 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Export: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 113.302 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Export: Value (Prev Year=100) 103.783 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Export: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 91.599 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Import: Value (Prev Year=100) 101.558 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Import: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 98.020 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Trade Index: Import: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 103.609 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Automobile: Exports: Total (USD mn) 16,715.645 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2023
Automobile: Exports: MC: Bus (USD mn) 2,372.397 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2023
Automobile: Exports: MC: Sedan (USD mn) 1,365.371 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2023
Automobile: Exports: Motorcycle (USD mn) 573.149 Dec 2023 monthly Mar 2003 - Dec 2023
Automobile: Imports: Total (USD mn) 7,191.282 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2023
Imports: Other, Apparatus Based on the Use of X-rays for Medical (USD th) 66,760.689 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Computed Tomography Apparatus (USD th) 92,098.563 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Massage Apparatus (USD th) 172,419.213 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 96,906.178 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 152,633.684 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Adhesive Plasters (USD th) 45,585.795 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Rod & Bar (Ton th) 68.818 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2023
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Sheet & Plate (Ton th) 557.351 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2023
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 53,339.2 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 62,780.5 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -11,800.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.3 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -22,632.239 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.5 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -10,862.5 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -11,769.716 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 2,382,876.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 13.7 2022 yearly 1985 - 2022
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,331,100.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.4 2022 yearly 1985 - 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 160.975 2028 yearly 1997 - 2028
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 2,856,511.882 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 62,780.533 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Credit (USD mn) 961,900.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Goods: Export (USD mn) 809,983.057 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Debit (USD mn) -898,869.022 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 160,900.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -66,245.840 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Goods: Import (USD mn) -649,200.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 76,200.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -34,600.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -142,381.565 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 68,055.285 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -102,600.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 2,300.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) -5,300.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 7,600.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) -100.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 30.297 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -200.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -62,200.950 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Asset (USD mn) -16,095.978 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Liability (USD mn) -46,104.972 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Non-reserve (USD mn) -100,700.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Liability (USD mn) -46,104.972 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Asset (USD mn) -54,324.358 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: FA: Reserve Asset (USD mn) 38,200.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -438.385 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2023
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Manufacturing (USD mn) 41,174.210 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Mfg: Comm, Computer & Other Electronic Eq (USD mn) 8,408.270 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 9,766.890 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Real Estate (USD mn) 22,467.400 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 18,874.590 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
Outward Investment: Latin America: British Virgin Islands (USD mn) 9,115.950 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Asia: Singapore (USD mn) 8,295.380 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Latin America: Cayman Islands (USD mn) 5,762.380 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 43,480.000 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Information Transmission, Software and Information Technolog... (USD mn) 1,690.000 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 21,170.000 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Manufacturing (USD mn) 27,150.000 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Financial Intermediation (USD mn) 22,120.000 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Outward Investment: Hong Kong (USD mn) 97,534.230 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: United States (USD mn) 7,292.080 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Industrial Enterprise: No of Loss Making Enterprise (Unit) 103,994.000 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2023
No of Business Entity: New Registration: ytd: Company (Unit mn) 9.040 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
QFII: Approved Investment Fund: accumulated (USD mn) 116,259.000 May 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - May 2020
QFII: No of Institution: accumulated (Unit) 281.000 Apr 2015 monthly May 2003 - Apr 2015
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.6 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2023
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.3 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2023
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 441,007.303 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,272,053.180 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2023
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 39,662,938.596 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2023
M2 Growth (%) 8.7 Jan 2024 monthly Mar 1997 - Jan 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1985 - Feb 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,219,320.0 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.2 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 148,229.000 Jan 2024 monthly Dec 1977 - Jan 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 40,425,662.383 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2024
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.2 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2024
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,886,765.9 Dec 2023 monthly Jun 1999 - Dec 2023
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.5 Dec 2023 monthly Jun 2000 - Dec 2023
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 21.300 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2023
Credit to Households (USD bn) 11,038.599 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2023
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 40,431.953 Mar 2023 quarterly Dec 1985 - Mar 2023
Household Debt (USD mn) 11,280,735.4 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2023
Total Loans (USD mn) 33,834,887.475 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2024
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.36 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2024
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 194.99 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1992 - Sep 2023
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Trade Policy Uncertainty Index (Index) 240.851 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2023
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -1.8 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2024
Lagging Index (2015=100) 99.353 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Coincident Index (2015=100) 76.044 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Leading Index (2015=100) 92.852 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020

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