Columbia exported a record amount of thermal coal in 2016

Last Modified: Wed Jan 18 2017 16:37:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 88.10 million tonnes
    Amount of coal exported by Colombia in 2016 - a record. Exports rose 9% year on year, according to data from Colombian shipping agent Deep Blue. The major importers were:
  • 17.26 million tonnes
    Netherlands - down 1% from 2015.
  • 15.91 million tonnes
    Turkey - up by 38% in 2015.
  • 5.12 million tonnes
    Chile - up by 16% from 2015.
  • 2.48 million tonnes
    India - did not import in 2015.
  • 1.95 million tonnes
    South Korea - did not import in 2015.