Coal mining since the beginning of the year fell by 1.5 million tonnes.
Coal mining enterprises of Ukraine in January-November 2018 reduced production of raw coal by 4.6% compared to the same period of 2017 to 30.8 million tons.
This is evidenced by data the Ministry of energy and coal industry.
Coking coal production decreased by 14.2% – 5.3 million tons, energy – 2.3% to 25.2 million tons.
In November 2018 the production of raw coal decreased by 9.7% compared to the same period last year to 2.8 million tonnes.
Coal mining enterprises outside the sphere of control Minenergouglya, reduced production by 14.45% to 3.8 million tons, including coking coal by 41.7% to 499,8 thousand tons, energy – 7.9% , to 3.3 million tons.
Mine Donetsk region have enabled the output 10 million 160,6 thousand tons of coal, which is 3% less than last year, Lugansk – at the rate of 457.5 thousand tons, a drop of 72.1%.