Metallurgical coke production reached 1.10 kt in 1995 in Tanzania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.28 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Tanzania reached an all time high of 1.22 kt in 1990 and an all time low of 1.10 kt in 1985.
Tanzania has been ranked 47th 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.