Coal

Sept. 15 Weekly Coal Production Report

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The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended September 10, 2016.

  • Estimated U.S. coal production totaled approximately 15.1 million short tons (mmst)
  • This production estimate is 6.2 percent lower than last week’s estimate and 14.5 percent lower than the production estimate in the comparable week in 2015
  • East of the Mississippi River coal production totaled 5.5 mmst
  • West of the Mississippi River coal production totaled 9.6 mmst
  • U.S. year-to-date coal production totaled 485.1 mmst, 24 percent lower than the comparable year-to-date coal production in 2015

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