Russia coal mining market: Production to hit 380 MMt by 2020

Press Release   •   Feb 26, 2013 15:08 GMT

Russia coal mining market production is expected to increase at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 1.6% to 380 MMt in 2020. At the same time, consumption is projected to grow to 279.4 MMt at a CAGR of 2% by 2020.

Russia is one of the leading producers and consumer of coal in Europe (BP, 2012). In 2011, the country's coal production stood at 336.7 million metric tons (MMt), while consumption totaled 237.3 MMt, constituting around 70.4% of the total coal produced in the country. The majority of Russian coal is consumed by the coal-fired power generation and industrial sectors (IEA, 2012).

This report provides a comprehensive understanding of the coal mining industry in Russia. This report provides historical and forecast data on coal production, consumption and trade (export and/or imports) to 2020 with further split into coal grade and coal type (coking and steam coal). In addition to this, the report also includes drivers and restraints affecting the industry, profiles of major coal mining companies and information on major active and planned mines. This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by our team of industry experts.

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