www.materialflows.net is an online portal for material flow data, providing access to data on the national level. The website is based on the worldwide unique comprehensive database on global resource extraction - WU Global Material Flows Database, set up and administrated by the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). It covers more than 200 countries, the time period of 1980 to 2013, and more than 300 different materials aggregated into 12 categories of material flows.
Check out our dynamic visualisation tool. It allows you to design graphs according to your interests, compare indicators of different types and by that means get an even broader understanding of our MFA data.
The current version of our database encompasses the period 1980-2013. The update sets a new standard regarding comprehensiveness and quality of the covered data.