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Republic of Korea - Total primary poal consumption

169,808 (thousand short tons) in 2017

In 2017, coal primary consumption for Republic of Korea was 169,808 thousand short tons. Coal primary consumption of Republic of Korea increased from 61,600 thousand short tons in 1998 to 169,808 thousand short tons in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 5.54 %.

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What is coal primary consumption?

The quantity of coal burned for the generation of electric power (in short tons), including fuel used for maintenance of standby service.

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What is Republic of Korea coal primary consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2017 169,808 8.07 %
2016 157,124 5.43 %
2015 149,037 1.22 %
2014 147,238 2.91 %
2013 143,080 1.17 %
2012 141,419 -2.07 %
2011 144,405 8.05 %
2010 133,643 11.68 %
2009 119,671 4.16 %
2008 114,886 10.72 %
2007 103,760 7.18 %
2006 96,813