In January-September 2017, SUEK produced 77.9 million tonnes of coal, representing a 1% decrease year-on-year.
Sales volumes during the first 9 months of 2017 increased by 3% compared to 2016, amounting to a total of 76 million tonnes of coal.
International sales grew by 6% year-on-year to 39.9 million tonnes of coal. SUEK’s key export markets include China, South Korea, Japan, the Netherlands, Morocco, Germany, Turkey, Israel, Poland and Spain.
Sales to Russian customers remained flat year-on-year. Russian customers were sold 36.1 million tonnes of coal, 28.8 million tonnes of which were delivered to electric power plants.
SUEK is one of the leading coal mining companies in the world, the largest coal producer in Russia, and the largest supplier to the domestic market and exporter. SUEK’s mining, processing, transportation and service facilities are located in eight regions of Russia and employ more than 33,500 people. The main shareholder is Andrey Melnichenko.