Coal Production in India

Coal production in India during the year 2018-19 was 728.72 million tonne (MT) as compared to 532.69 MTs during 2010-11. The total raw coal production in India in the year 2019-20 is 730.873 Million Tonne.

Annual Coal Production (MT) from 2010-11

Year Coking Non-Coking Total
2010-11 49.5 483.1 532.69 
2011-12 51.6 488.2 539.95 
2012-13 51.5 504.8 556.40 
2013-14 56.8 508.9 565.77 
2014-15 57.4 551.7 609.18 
2015-16 60.8 578.3 639.23
2016-17 61.6 596.2 657.87
2017-18 40.1 635.2 675.40
2018-19 41.1 687.5 728.72
2019-20 52.9 677.9 730.87
2020-21     716.01

The total coal production marginally declined by 2.03% from 730.874 Million Tonnes (MT) in 2019-20 to 716.012 MT during the year 2020-21. Owing to Covid-19 pandemic, the subdued demand in power and non-power sectors had adversely affected coal dispatch from the coal companies.

Coal Production from 1970-71

Year Coal Production (MT)
1970-71 72.95
1980-81 113.91 
1990-91 214.05
2000-01 313.69
2010-11 532.69