West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

WV Method of Coal Production 2003
Production Totals Reflect Reporting January through December

Method of Coal Production

Tonnage

Auger:

557,821

Conventional:

477,208

Continuous:

52,428,205

Longwall

37,745,289

Total Underground:

92,211,224

Total Surface:

53,688,375

Total Tonnage:

145,899,599

 

Initial Distribution of Mined Coal

Tonnage

Rail:

82,973,264

River:

16,770,909

Truck:

28,917,931

Used Locally:

8,427,207

Total Tons Distributed:

140,021,987

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Last revised:  03/12/12 12:07 PM
Figures may be revised.

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