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U.S. coal production posts year-on-year drop for fifth straight week

(Source: S&P Global Platts, April 4, 2019)

HOUSTON — US weekly coal production was estimated to be 10.5 million st for the week ended March 30, down 6.6% from the previous week and down 26.3% from the year-ago week, US Energy Information Administration data showed Thursday. This was the fifth week in a row of decreases from the year-ago week, and was the largest year-on-year drop since the final week of 2017, when output fell 28.2%.

Full story: S&P Global Platts

Monday, April 8, 2019

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