EIA: US coal production increased to 67.1MMt in August, up 3.8% y-o-y.

According to the Short Term Energy Outlook published by the US Energy Information Administration, US coal production increased to 67.1m metric tonnes in August, up 10.7% m-o-m and up 3.8% y-o-y.  This takes the coal output to 481.4m metric tonnes over the first 8 months of the year, up 55.2m metric tonnes or 12.9% y-o-y.

 

Source: EIA