Metallurgical coke production reached 1,308 kt in 2015 in Sweden, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.60 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Sweden reached an all time high of 1,555 kt in 2005 and an all time low of 1,000 kt in 1988. When compared to Sweden's main peers, metallurgical coke production in Finland amounted to 966 kt and 44,469 kt in Russia in 2015.
Sweden has been ranked 29th within the group of 41 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.