West Virginia coal production decreased last week by -8.7% from the previous week. Production from the NAPP region of the state declined by -10.4% and CAPP production decreased by -6.4% from the previous week. National coal production also decreased week over week by -3.4%. Production from the entire Appalachian coal region decreased by -2.7%, Illinois basin production decreased by -2.6% and Western production fell by almost -4% week over week.
Year to date, West Virginia coal production is off by -14.6% from the same time last year: -6.1% in the NAPP region of the state and -14.6% in the CAPP region of W.Va. National coal production is off by -21.1%. Production from the entire Appalachian coal basin is down by -17.3%.