Metallurgical coke production reached 4,985 kt in 2015 in Turkey, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.06 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, metallurgical coke production in Turkey reached an all time high of 4,985 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 2,094 kt in 1981.
Turkey has been ranked 13th within the group of 41 countries we follow in terms of metallurgical coke production, 6 places above 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.