West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

2000 Method of Coal Production and Shipment

Method of Production

Tonnage

Other:

79,700

Conventional:

451,140

Continuous:

68,039,484

Longwall

40,824,822

Total Underground:

109,395,146

Total Surface:

59,975,456

Total Tonnage:

169,370,602

 

Initial Distribution Method

Tonnage

Rail:

88,527,001

River:

20,010,833

Truck:

46,946,811

Used Locally:

399,034

Total Tons Distributed:

 155,902,023

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Last Updated on 4/14/2001