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Germany - Reserves of anthracite and cituminous coal

3 (Million Tons) in 2018

In 2018, reserves of anthracite and bituminous coal for Germany was 3 million tons. Reserves of anthracite and bituminous coal of Germany fell gradually from 12 million tons in 2016 to 3 million tons in 2018.

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What is reserves of anthracite and bituminous coal?

An estimate of coal reserves, based on a demonstrated reserve base, adjusted for assumed accessibility and recovery factors, and does not include any specific economic feasibility criteria. In the United States, coals are classified by rank progressively from lignite (least carbonaceous) to anthracite (most carbonaceous) based on the proximate analyses of various properties (fixed carbon, volatile matter, heating value, and agglomerating character), following methods prescribed by the American Society for Testing and Materials. The International Coal Classification of the Economic Commission for Europe recognizes two broad categories of coal, “brown coal” and “hard coal.” In terms of U.S. coal classification, the international classification of brown coal includes lignite and lower-ranked subbituminous coal, whereas hard coal includes all higher rank coals.

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What is Germany reserves of anthracite and bituminous coal?

Date Value Change, %
2018 3 -62.50 %
2017 8 -33.33 %
2016 12

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