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 %.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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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