Lignite coal production reached 357 kt in 2015 in Myanmar, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.29 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, lignite coal production in Myanmar reached an all time high of 357 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 22.0 kt in 1997. When compared to Myanmar's main peers, lignite coal production in China amounted to 241,236 kt, 28,377 kt in India, 362 kt in Laos and 18,888 kt in Thailand in 2015.
Myanmar has been ranked 35th 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.