Coal India Asks Five Arms To Save 40 Mt For Auction Under Shakti Scheme

Coal India Asks Five Arms To Save 40 Mt For Auction Under Shakti Scheme

Coal India has asked five of its seven subsidiaries to keep aside a total of 40 million tonnes of coal for auction to independent power producers under the Shakti scheme. South Eastern Coalfields and Central Coalfields will supply 12 million tonnes each, while Northern Coalfields will provide 4 million tonnes; Mahanadi Coalfields 9 million tonnes and Western Coalfields […]

Trend Of Fall In Coal Imports In India Continues Unabated In 2017-18 : Piyush Goyal

coal imports has been declining over the last three years. During 2014-15 India imported 217.78 million tonnes of coal which declined to 203.95 million tonnes in 2015-16 and further to 190.95 million tonnes in 2016-17.

Trend Of Fall In Coal Imports In India Continues Unabated In 2017-18 : Piyush Goyal

The trend of fall in import of coal continued unabated in 2017-18 and during April-June 2017-18, 52.74 million tonnes of coal was imported against 57.38 million tonnes in the corresponding previous period registering a 8.1% fall, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said citing figures of the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence & Statistics.