Metallurgical coke production reached 193 kt in 1988 in Norway, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 38.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Norway reached an all time high of 385 kt in 1980 and an all time low of 193 kt in 1988. When compared to Norway's main peers, metallurgical coke production in Finland amounted to 518 kt and 1,000 kt in Sweden in 1988.
Norway has been ranked 39th within the group of 45 countries we follow in terms of metallurgical coke production.
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.