Coal Import in India (Coking and Non-Coking)

Coal Import in India (Coking and Non-Coking)

Year-wise import of coking and non-coking coal in India from 2010-11.

Coal Import (MT)

Year Coking Non-Coking Total
2010-11 19.484 49.434 68.918
2011-12 31.801 71.052 102.853
2012-13 35.557 110.228 145.785
2013-14 36.872 129.985 166.857
2014-15 43.715 174.068 217.783
2015-16 44.561 159.388 203.949
2016-17 41.644 149.309 190.953
2017-18 47.003 161.245 208.249
2018-19 51.838 183.510 235.348
2019-20 51.833 196.704 248.537
2020-21     214.99

The focus of the Government is on increasing domestic production of coal through allocation of more coal blocks, pursuing with State Government for assistance in land acquisition and coordinated efforts with Railways for movement of coal.