Metallurgical coke production reached 1.10 kt in 1998 in Tajikistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 75.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Tajikistan reached an all time high of 12.1 kt in 1992 and an all time low of 0.220 kt in 1996.
Tajikistan has been ranked 47th within the group of 47 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.