Metallurgical coke production reached 24.3 kt in 1992 in Albania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 83.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Albania reached an all time high of 321 kt in 1988 and an all time low of 17.6 kt in 1981.
Albania has been ranked 45th within the group of 48 countries we follow in terms of metallurgical coke production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Metallurgical coke is a solid carbonaceous residue derived from low-ash, low-sulphur bituminous coal from which the volatile constituents are driven off by baking in an oven without oxygen at temperatures as high as 1,000.