Ukraine: DTEK commissions 25 long faces

In January-November, DTEK commissioned 25 new coal long faces. “In 10 months, 23 long faces were launched. And two more in November. Despite war, our miners were able to maintain coal output at the previous year lever,” the company said. 100 thousand tons of coal were supplied to heat-generating enterprises, with 10 thousand tons more…

Ukraine: coal export up in January-October 2022

In January-October, Ukraine imported 4.55 million tons of coal, down 3.5-fold YoY. According to the State Customs Service, in monetary terms imports have decreased only by 35.1%, to $1.13 billion. In particular, Russia supplied $43108 million worth of coal (pre-invasion volumes, import share was 38.13%), USA – $309.18 million (27.35%), Australia – $153.62 million (13.59%)…

Ukraine: coal imports down in January-September 2022

In January-September, Ukraine decreased coal import 3.2-fold YoY, to 4.5 million tons. According to the State Customs Service, in monetary terms imports dropped by 27.1%, to $1.1 billion. Russia supplied $430.16 million worth of coal (pre-war deliveries, the share was 39.02%), USA – $309.18 million (28.04%), Australia – $127.43 million (11.56%) and other countries –…

Ukraine: Poland to increase coal imports

Poland expects to receive the first train with Ukrainian coal this week and intends to increase imports in the future. According to Michal Dworczyk, the prime minister’s office head, the supply of coal from Ukraine to Poland is the act of solidarity of Kyiv with Warsaw, as Poland uses more coal in its energy system…

Kazakhstan: ban on export of coal by road imposed

A temporary ban has been imposed on the export of coal from Kazakhstan by road. The Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development of the republic adopted the corresponding order. The decision was made in connection with the discovery of facts of export of solid fuel intended for the population, communal and social facilities from the…

Ukraine: coal import down in January-August 2022

In January-August, Ukraine decreased coal imports 3-fold YoY, to 4.37 million tons valued at $1.05 billion, down by 20.8%. According to the State Customs Service, Russia (before the war) supplied $420.58 million worth of coal (the share being 40.05%), USA – $291.4 million (27.76%), Australia – $103.13 million (9.82%) and other countries – $234.8 million…

Kazakhstan: coal output up in January-July 2022

In January-July, Kazakhstan produced 66.4 million tons of coal, up by 5.8% YoY. Energy-generating coal accounted for 9.3 million tons, coking coal – 4.5 million tons, lignite – 2.6 million tons and coal concentrate – 2.3 million tons. Pavlodar region yielded the most coal – 39 million tons, up by 5%, followed by Karaganda region…