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West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

WV Method of Coal Production 2009

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  54,140,947
Longwall 33,222,745
Total Underground  87,366,423
Total Surface 56,651,335
Total Tonnage 144,017,758

 

INITIAL METHOD Of DISTRIBUTION Of MINED COAL TONNAGE
Rail 81,765,180
River 15,749,307
Truck 28,216,116
Belt 4,221,693
Used Locally 1,025,080
Total Tons Distributed 130,332,049

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