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West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

WV Method of Coal Production 2008

Production Totals Reflect Reporting January through December
Figures shown may be revised.

Date this page was last updated:  03/12/2012

METHOD OF COAL PRODUCTION  TONNAGE PRODUCED
Continuous  59,262,610
Longwall   37,851,475
Total Underground 97,378,703
Total Surface  68,372,114
Total Tonnage  162,750,817

 

INITIAL METHOD Of DISTRIBUTION Of MINED COAL TONNAGE
Rail  97,789,053
River 16,167,452
Truck 34,545,859
Belt 5,493,243
Used Locally 984,673
Total Tons Distributed 154,753,525

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