According to GlobalData, Mozambique is the world’s fourteenth-largest producer of coal in 2023, with output up by 0.53% on 2022. Over the five years to 2022, production from Mozambique decreased by a CAGR of 8.49% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 17% between 2023 and 2027. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global coal Mining to 2030 report. Buy the report here.

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Mozambique accounts for 0.13% of global production, with the largest producers being China, India, Indonesia and Australia. Exports of coal from Mozambique declined by 19.78% in 2023 over 2022, with the highest share being exported to India. Mozambique’s coal exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 19% between 2023 and 2027.

Vale is one of the leading producers of coal in Mozambique. In 2021, the company’s output was down by 76% over 2020.

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