Coal India scales down production target for fiscal 2017-18

Last Modified: Wed May 03 2017 22:08:23 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 60 MT
    Cut in Coal India's production target for 2017-18. The company had announced a target of 660 MT a few months and has now scaled this down to 600 MT due to tepid demand from the power sector utilities and delays in completion of key railway lines.
  • 26 - 28 MT
    Average coal stock at power plants across India.
  • 69 MT
    Pithead stock across all of Coal India's mines, which is equivalent to 12.3% of production in 2016-17.
  • 59.88%
    Average Plant Load Factor of thermal power plants in India in 2017-18.