Lignite coal production reached 54,979 kt in 2015 in Indonesia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 14.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, lignite coal production in Indonesia reached an all time high of 64,236 kt in 2014 and an all time low of 0.165 kt in 1996. When compared to Indonesia's main peers, lignite coal production in Australia amounted to 72,036 kt and 188 kt in Malaysia in 2015.
Indonesia has been ranked 9th within the group of 37 countries we follow in terms of lignite coal production.
Lignite coal production is the sum of sales, mine consumption, issues to miners, and issues to coke, briquetting, and other ancillary plants at mines.