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Republic of Korea - Total primary coal production

1,638 (thousand short tons) in 2017

In 2017, primary coal production for Republic of Korea was 1,638 thousand short tons. Between 1998 and 2017, primary coal production of Republic of Korea was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 4,807 thousand short tons in 1998 to 1,638 thousand short tons in 2017.

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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 Republic of Korea primary coal production?

Date Value Change, %
2017 1,638 -13.90 %
2016 1,903 -2.15 %
2015 1,944 0.92 %
2014 1,927 -3.69 %
2013 2,001 -13.32 %
2012 2,308 0.48 %
2011 2,297 0.00 %
2010 2,297 -17.27 %
2009 2,777 -9.16 %
2008 3,057 -3.92 %
2007 3,181 2.20 %
2006 3,113