Coal in India: Performance Snapshot [Aug 2016]

Last Modified: Sat Sep 03 2016 12:58:55 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 32.43 MT
    coal produced by Coal India Ltd and its subsidiary companies. 79% of the month's target [40.89 MT] was achieved. Decline of 10.4% over same month last year.
  • 36.72 MT
    coal dispatched from Coal India Ltd and its subsidiary companies. 83% of the month's target [44.51 MT] achieved. Decline of 9.60% over the same month last year.
  • 28 days
    Average stock across 101 plants in the country as on 31st Aug, based on CEA data.
  • 18.03 MT
    coal imported in Jul 16, -11.2%, [20.29 MT Jul 15]. Decline on the back of higher domestic availability of the fossil fuel. Of the 18.03 mt of coal imported, the non-coking coal was highest at 12.39 mt, followed by coking coal at 3.76 mt, pet coke at 1.05 mt, among others. Note: Aug 2016 data is yet to be collated.
  • 186,293 MW
    installed capacity of all coal plants in India (included public sector and private sector).