In January-September 2018, SUEK produced 81.5 million tonnes of coal, representing a 5% increase year-on-year.
Sales volumes during the first 9 months of 2018 increased by 9% compared to 2017, amounting to a total of 85 million tonnes of coal and other energy goods.
International sales grew by 4% year-on-year to 43.3 million tonnes of coal and other energy products. SUEK’s key export markets include South Korea, China, Japan, Taiwan, the Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Turkey, Morocco, Vietnam, Israel, Italy and Spain.
Sales to Russian customers increased by 15% year-on-year. Russian customers were sold 41.7 million tonnes of coal, 39.9 million tonnes of which were delivered to electric power plants.
Generating assets of Siberian Generating Company (SGK), which joined SUEK Group in August 2018, produced 31.4 billion KWh of electricity and 26.6 million Gcal of heat during January-September 2018.
SUEK is one of the world’s leading coal producers, the largest coal producer, supplier and exporter in Russia, as well as a leading heat and electricity producer in Siberia. SUEK’s mining, processing, energy, transport and service facilities are located in 11 regions of Russia. The company employs over 66,000 people. The principal ultimate beneficiary of SUEK is Andrey Melnichenko.