Provisional Coal Statistics 2020-21
Provisional Coal Statistics 2020-21 was released by the Coal Controller’s Organisation, which comes under the aegis of the Union Ministry of Coal, on the occasion of the National Statistics Day. This report consists of provisional information about the performance of coal and lignite sector during the fiscal year of 2020-21. This pre-audited data will be further developed into final data and published in the Coal Directory of India 2020-21.
According to this report, imports of raw coal has declined by more than 33 million tonnes since the last fiscal year, leading to the import bill reducing by Rs.36,000.
Written by IAS POINT