Coal India output drops 10.3% in August
Coal offtake during August too contracted by 10.4% to 40.47 million tonnes
Coal India said its production in August fell by 10.3% to 34.77 million tonnes. CIL production in the same month a year ago stood at 38.78 million tonnes.
Coal offtake during August too contracted by 10.4% to 40.47 million tonnes as compared with 45.15 million tonnes in the year-ago month. The production and offtake figures are provisional, the company said.
During the April-August period of this fiscal, coal output reported a dip of 2.8% to 210.23 million tonnes, as against 216.21 million tonnes in the year-ago period. The coal offtake during the five-month period too contracted by 2.5% to 240.57 million tonnes.