Material category non-metallic minerals 2000 and 2014
Due to the use of 110 million tonnes and a share of 60% in total-DMC in 2014, the non-metallic minerals represent the biggest of the four material categories. The total-use of materials from this category decreased by 8% from 2000 to 2014. However, the use of construction minerals, which represent the main part of the category, remained almost constant wíth 98.2 million tonnes in 2000 and 97.4 million tonnes in 2014.
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