Lignite coal production reached 196,283 kt in 2015 in Germany, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.063 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, lignite coal production in Germany reached an all time high of 477,162 kt in 1985 and an all time low of 177,783 kt in 1999.
Germany has been ranked 4th within the group of 37 countries we follow in terms of lignite coal production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Lignite coal production is the sum of sales, mine consumption, issues to miners, and issues to coke, briquetting, and other ancillary plants at mines.