India: Coal production in fiscal 2015-16

Last Modified: Mon Aug 07 2017 00:18:32 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 639.230 MT
    Total coal production in India, across all types of coal and public and private coal producers during Apr 2015 - Mar 2016. Increase of 4.9% over previous fiscal (609.179 MT).
  • 606.677 MT
    Production by public sector companies.
  • 32.553 MT
    Production by private sector companies.
  • 578.343 MT
    Non-coking coal. (Public sector contribution - 552.015 MT, Private sector contribution - 26.328 MT). Increase of 4.82% over previous fiscal (551.733 MT).
  • 60.887 MT
    Coking coal. (Public sector contribution - 54.662 MT, Private sector contribution - 6.225 MT). Increase of 6.0% over previous fiscal (57.446 MT).
  • 92.74%
    Percentage of coal mined from opencast mines (592.822 MT).
  • 7.26%
    Percentage of coal mined from underground mines (46.408 MT).