According to GlobalData, Poland is the world’s ninth-largest producer of coal, with output of 104Mt in 2022, down by 3.28% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Poland decreased by a CAGR of 4.1% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 1% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Coal Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.

Poland accounts for 1% of global production, with the other largest producers being China (52%), India (10%), Indonesia (7%) and Australia (7%). Exports of coal from Poland declined by 14.26% to 6Mt in 2022 over 2021, with the highest share being exported to the Czech Republic. Poland’s coal exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 1% between 2022 and 2026, to 6Mt by 2026.

Jastrzebska Spolka Weglowa is one of the leading producers of coal in Poland. Jastrzebska Spolka Weglowa's output was 13.75Mt in 2021, down by 4% on 2020.

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