Coal

August 27 Weekly Coal Production Report

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The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended August 27, 2016.

  • Estimated U.S. coal production totaled approximately 16.3 million short tons (mmst)
  • This production estimate is 2 percent higher than last week’s estimate and 14.7 percent lower than the production estimate in the comparable week in 2015
  • East of the Mississippi River coal production totaled 5.9 mmst
  • West of the Mississippi River coal production totaled 10.4 mmst
  • U.S. year-to-date coal production totaled 453.9 mmst, 24.5 percent lower than the comparable year-to-date coal production in 2015

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