Coal industry Analytics

Ukrainian mines have slowed the pace of decline in coal production

In Ukraine, thermal coal production decreased by 9.3% for 11 months of 2019.

Coal stocks in Ukraine are almost 2 times higher than a year ago

Volumes of thermal coal in warehouses of energy enterprises grew by almost 15% in a month

Thermal coal mining in Ukraine (10 months of 2019)

Over 10 months of 2019 thermal coal production in Ukraine decreased by 9.9%.

Stocks of thermal coal at TPPs and CHPPs in Ukraine (as of 18.11.2019)

Stocks of thermal coal in the warehouses of generating enterprises increased 2.2 times in two months.

Major coal importers and import dynamics

The total volumes of coal imports in the world in 2018 are estimated at 1.424 million tons. This is by 3.6% more than in 2017.

Dynamics of coal accumulation in TPPs and CHPPs

Since the end of the previous heating season, coal reserves in the warehouses of Ukrainian TPPs and CHPPs decreased by 31.5% – to 1 million 203 thousand tons

Coal production in Ukraine (January-July 2019)

For 7 months of 2019, coal production in Ukraine decreased by 6.6%.

Coal mining in Ukraine for the first half of the year

For the first half of the year, 15 345 thousand tons of coal were mined in Ukraine.

Coal mining in Ukraine

For 5 month of 2019, 12 807 thousand tons of coal was mined in Ukraine. The plan was implemented by 98.7%.

Coal reserves in Ukraine

As of May 22, gas coal and anthracite reserves amount to 2 137 thousand tons.

Anthracite imports to Ukraine in April 2019

According to the results of April 2019, the volume of imported anthracite coal was 339.8 thousand tons.

The pace of coal generation capacities shutdown in the US

During 2 years of Trump’s Presidency 23 400 MW of electricity production capacities from coal was closed.