An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Total recoverable coal

(million short tons)

The United States of America is the top country by total recoverable coal in the world. As of 2017, total recoverable coal in the United States of America was 253,455 million short tons that accounts for 22.19 % of the world's total recoverable coal. The top 5 countries (others are Russian Federation, Australia, China, and India) account for 74.77 % of it. The world's total total recoverable coal was estimated at 1,142,309 million short tons in 2017.

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

What is total recoverable coal?

Recoverable coal is the coal that is, or can be, extracted from a coal bed during mining. Recoverable Resources of Coal: the sum of measured resources plus indicated resources.