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Zinc Ore Shipments, Joplin District for Joplin, MO (M0141AUS27900M526NNBR)


Oct 1928: 10,174  
Updated: Aug 15, 2012


Short Tons per Week,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Short Tons per Week, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1895-1928 (2)--Original Data, 1920-1941. Data For 1895-1903 Are Weekly Averages Derived By NBER By Dividing Monthly Figures By The Number Of Weeks Ending On Saturdays Having A Majority Of Days In A Given Month. Data Are For The Joplin District, Also Known As The Tri-State District. This Area Includes Parts Of Missouri, Kansas And Oklahoma And Produces About Two-Thirds Of The Ore Mined In The United States. Source: Data For 1895-1903: Computed By NBER From Data In Engineering And Mining Journal. Data For 1904-1928: Official Daily Market Reports Of New York Metal Exchange.

This NBER data series m01141a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at

NBER Indicator: m01141a

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Zinc Ore Shipments, Joplin District for Joplin, MO [M0141AUS27900M526NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, May 13, 2021.


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