Total primary coal production reached 50,977 kt in 2015 in Greece, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.05 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total primary coal production in Greece reached an all time high of 77,678 kt in 2002 and an all time low of 25,571 kt in 1980. When compared to Greece's main peers, total primary coal production in Albania amounted to 0.100 kt, 39,528 kt in Bulgaria, 6,543 kt in Macedonia and 48,824 kt in Turkey in 2015.
Greece has been ranked 16th within the group of 68 countries we follow in terms of total primary coal production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Total primary coal production is the sum of sales, mine consumption, issues to miners, and issues to coke, briquetting, and other ancillary plants at mines.