According to GlobalData, Indonesia is the world’s third-largest producer of coal, with output of 630Mt in 2022, up by 3% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Indonesia increased by a CAGR of 7% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 0.22% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Indonesia Coal Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.

Indonesia accounts for 7% of global production, with the other largest producers being China (52%), India (10%), Australia (7%) and the US (6%). Exports of coal from Indonesia increased by 11% to 385Mt in 2022 over 2021, with the highest share being exported to China. Indonesia’s coal exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 0.42% between 2022 and 2026, to 392Mt by 2026.

Leading producers of coal in Indonesia are PT Bumi Resources, PT Adaro Energy and PT Bayan Resources. PT Bumi Resources's output was 78.80Mt in 2021, down by 3% on 2020. PT Adaro Energy produced 50.13Mt, a decrease of 3%, and output from PT Bayan Resources was 37.60Mt, an increase of 25% on the previous year.

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