The coal enterprises of Ukraine in the first quarter produced 21.597 million tons of coal. It is 4497000 tonnes (26.3%) more than the planned target and 1,495,000 tons (7.4%) more than in the same period of 2011.
The press service of the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine.
Enterprises subordinate Minenergouglya in January-March 2012 produced 6,101,000 tons of coal, an increase of 130.4 thousand tons (2.2%) more than the planned target and 155.6 thousand tons (2.6%) more than in the corresponding period last year.
During March 2012 the coal enterprises of Ukraine produced 7.350 million tons of coal, up 1,643 tons (28.8%) is higher than the planned target and 325.2 thousand tons more than in March 2011.
Enterprises under Minenergouglya in March 2012 produced 2,091,000 tons of coal, up 68.0 thousand tons (3.4%) more than the planned target and 12.8 thousand tons more than in March last year.
Recall coal production in Ukraine is projected to reach 115 million tons per year.