Lignite coal production reached 10,208 kt in 2015 in Hungary, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.04 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, lignite coal production in Hungary reached an all time high of 25,397 kt in 1982 and an all time low of 9,905 kt in 2009. When compared to Hungary's main peers, lignite coal production in Czech Republic amounted to 42,004 kt, 69,587 kt in Poland and 2,137 kt in Slovakia in 2015.
Hungary has been ranked 19th within the group of 37 countries we follow in terms of lignite coal production, 2 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.