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Brazil - Total primary coal production

7,722 (thousand short tons) in 2016

In 2016, primary coal production for Brazil was 7,722 thousand short tons. Though Brazil primary coal production fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 7,722 thousand short tons in 2016.

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What is primary coal production?

The sum of sales, mine consumption, issues to miners, and issues to coke, briquetting, and other ancillary plants at mines. Production data include quantities extracted from surface and underground mines, and normally exclude wastes removed at mines or associated reparation plants. Primary coal is all coal milled and, when necessary, washed and sorted.

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What is Brazil primary coal production?

Date Value Change, %
2016 7,722 -12.75 %
2015 8,850 1.15 %
2014 8,749 -7.64 %
2013 9,473 29.89 %
2012 7,293 20.19 %
2011 6,068 1.66 %
2010 5,969 -5.15 %
2009 6,293 -13.65 %
2008 7,288 10.84 %
2007 6,575 1.40 %
2006 6,484 -5.96 %
2005 6,895