2020-03-26

In 2019 Russian Coal Group produced over 15.3 million tons of coal

In 2019 Russian Coal Group produced over 15.3 million tons of thermal coal. This is 1.3 more than in 2018, when total output slightly exceeded 14 million tons of coal.

In 2019 production capacity of coal mine Sayano-Pertizanskiy situated in the Krasnoyarsk region exceeded by 10% – to 1.1 million tons. At this mine, high calorific steam D and G rank coal is produced. Specifications of this coal make it suitable for all international standards of power sector as well as of housing and utilities. 70% of its production is exported to Europe and Asia-Pacific countries.

At coal mine Stepnoy which is situated in the Khakassia region of Russia production capacity in 2019 increased by 200 thousand tons – to 4.4 million tons. At Stepnoy coal mine D rank steam coal is produced which is in high demand both in Russia and abroad. Most part of the production is processed at the coal refining plant.

About 3.5 million tons of brown coal for local consumption was produced at coal mines of the Amur region.

The production capacity of the Russian Coal Group in 2019 was the highest during the whole history of the company. To reach it company invests in supply its 7 coal mines in Amur, Krasnoyarsk and Khakassia regions with new modern mining equipment: new excavators, dump cars, bulldozers, loaders are not only more efficient but also safer for operators and ecology.