Japan: Coal production

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 Japan

Coal production, thousand short tons

 Latest value 750.53
 Year 2022
 Measure thousand short tons
 Data availability 1980 - 2022
 Average 6,286.09
 Min - Max 743.74 - 19,901.11
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 1980 to 2022. The average value for Japan during that period was 6286.09 thousand short tons with a minimum of 743.74 thousand short tons in 2021 and a maximum of 19901.11 thousand short tons in 1980. The latest value from 2022 is 750.53 thousand short tons. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 191 countries is 49348.51 thousand short tons. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Japan - Coal production - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Japan - Coal production - historical chart - 1980-2022




Definition: Total primary coal production (Coal includes anthracite, subanthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, brown coal, and oil shale.)

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