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.
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
For 7 months of 2019, coal production in Ukraine decreased by 6.6%.
For the first half of the year, 15 345 thousand tons of coal were mined in Ukraine.
For 5 month of 2019, 12 807 thousand tons of coal was mined in Ukraine. The plan was implemented by 98.7%.
As of May 22, gas coal and anthracite reserves amount to 2 137 thousand tons.
According to the results of April 2019, the volume of imported anthracite coal was 339.8 thousand tons.
During 2 years of Trump’s Presidency 23 400 MW of electricity production capacities from coal was closed.
In March 2019 Ukrainian enterprises imported 412.6 tons of anthracite coal.
There will be less than 25% of objects working on coal in the overall structure of electricity production in the US.
Ukraine reduced thermal coal mining by 7.6% in January – February 2019.
TPPs warehouses were filled with 1,184.4 thousand tons.