Vanadium is mined mostly in South Africa, north-western China, and eastern Russia. In 2010 these three countries mined more than 98% of the 56,000 tonnes of produced vanadium.
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Increased production from these new sources is expected to keep the market in balance to 2017, although much remains dependent on prices for vanadium, which may render a wide number of producers in China and the RoW uneconomical if they fall below a certain level. (Source: http://atlanticltd.com.au/projects/windimurra )