South Africa Coal Production

1981 - 2020 | Yearly | Tonne mn | BP PLC

Key information about South Africa Coal Production

  • South Africa Coal Production was reported at 248.339 Tonne mn in Dec 2020
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 258.360 Tonne mn for Dec 2019
  • South Africa Coal Production data is updated yearly, averaging 223.537 Tonne mn from Dec 1981 to 2020, with 40 observations
  • The data reached an all-time high of 261.399 Tonne mn in 2014 and a record low of 130.420 Tonne mn in 1981
  • South Africa Coal Production data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by BP PLC
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Metal and Mining Sector – Table WB.BP.PROD: Coal Production

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South Africa Coal Production

What was South Africa's Coal Production in 2020?

South Africa Coal Production was reported at 248.339 Tonne mn in Dec 2020 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
248.339 2020 258.360 2019 130.420 1981 261.399 2014 Tonne mn yearly 1981 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Australia (Tonne mn) 476.719 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Brazil (Tonne mn) 6.185 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Bulgaria (Tonne mn) 12.294 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Canada (Tonne mn) 39.550 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
China (Tonne mn) 3,902.000 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Colombia (Tonne mn) 50.606 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Czech Republic (Tonne mn) 31.720 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
France (TOE mn) 0.121 2014 yearly 1981 - 2014
Germany (Tonne mn) 107.400 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Greece (Tonne mn) 13.998 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Hungary (Tonne mn) 6.125 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
India (Tonne mn) 756.494 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Indonesia (Tonne mn) 562.530 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Japan (Tonne mn) 0.772 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Tonne mn) 113.175 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
South Korea (Tonne mn) 1.019 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Mexico (Tonne mn) 6.546 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Mongolia (Tonne mn) 43.079 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
New Zealand (Tonne mn) 2.819 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Pakistan (Tonne mn) 7.741 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Poland (Tonne mn) 100.697 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Romania (Tonne mn) 15.002 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Russia (Tonne mn) 399.771 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Serbia (Tonne mn) 39.784 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
South Africa (Tonne mn) 248.339 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Spain (Tonne mn) 4.202 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Thailand (Tonne mn) 13.251 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Turkey (Tonne mn) 70.799 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Ukraine (Tonne mn) 24.061 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
United Kingdom (Tonne mn) 1.673 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
United States (Tonne mn) 484.711 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Uzbekistan (Tonne mn) 4.133 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Venezuela (Tonne mn) 0.697 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Vietnam (Tonne mn) 48.617 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Zimbabwe (Tonne mn) 3.280 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,991.220 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,815.849 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 25.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 265,679.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 77.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ZAR bn) 2,712.670 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ZAR bn) 6,782.930 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (ZAR bn) 2,159.900 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
National Govt Balance (ZAR mn) -21,699.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
National Govt Revenue (ZAR mn) 106,519.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
National Govt Expenditure (ZAR mn) 128,218.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
National Govt Debt: Gross: Foreign (ZAR mn) 441,827.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
National Govt Debt: Gross: Domestic (ZAR mn) 3,807,719.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
National Govt Debt: Gross (ZAR mn) 4,249,546.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.900 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,307.1 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 10,481.6 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 18.7 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,433,116.817 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 312,384.960 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 111,087.669 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 8,174.5 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 24.5 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,892,656.542 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 637,748.835 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 755.859 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 360.447 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,249.162 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,352.681 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Apr 2021
Exports: Base Metals (ZAR mn) 18,714.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Exports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn) 35,657.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Exports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn) 9,302.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Exports: Natural Pearls and Precious Metal (ZAR mn) 480,478.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Exports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn) 11,132.500 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Exports: China (ZAR) 16,857,270,996.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Exports: United Kingdom (ZAR) 8,704,153,083.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Exports: Germany (ZAR) 10,943,416,223.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Exports: Japan (ZAR) 9,789,884,011.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Exports: United States (ZAR) 17,798,671,701.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Exports (ZAR mn) 162,793.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Textiles (ZAR mn) 4,906.800 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Vehicles (ZAR mn) 8,993.300 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn) 21,491.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn) 28,997.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn) 17,291.400 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Imports: Japan (ZAR) 3,219,612,688.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Imports: United Kingdom (ZAR) 2,258,411,399.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Imports: China (ZAR) 28,054,665,204.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Imports: United States (ZAR) 8,860,134,796.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Imports: Germany (ZAR) 8,161,309,204.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2021
Imports (ZAR mn) 126,960.700 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 238.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,868.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 38,136.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 35.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -25,355.071 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -743.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,286.573 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 170,836.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.8 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 29,253.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -12.772 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 109,692.833 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 345,206.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account (ZAR mn) -32,545.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Assets (ZAR mn) -247,983.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (ZAR mn) -50,390.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn) 65,888.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Capital Transfers Account (ZAR mn) 57.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -370,943.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) 55,263.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (ZAR mn) -15,687.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 433,055.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn) 51,758.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net (ZAR mn) 554,453.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (ZAR mn) 84,169.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn) 26,245.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn) 114,018.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) -3,483.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) 85,446.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net (ZAR mn) -1,851.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Net Direct Investment: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -8,219.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn) 34,288.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (ZAR mn) -7,873.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI): Net (ZAR mn) -618,926.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) -1,277.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -57,114.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn) 229,517.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn) 139,088.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Current Transfers (ZAR mn) -31,187.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: Current Account (CA) (ZAR mn) 226,400.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 1,315,640.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 1,665,288.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn) 202,315.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn) 104,978.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn) 363,330.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct (ZAR mn) 1,925,533.000 2017 yearly 1956 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 47.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 13,625.812 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 147,201.063 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 228,773.742 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.1 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1966 - Nov 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.5 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,143.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 11.518 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.3 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 7,215.000 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 317,857.627 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1986 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.5 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 282,637.1 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 4.6 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1966 - Nov 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 7.300 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 145.781 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 283.973 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1965 - Jun 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 169,837.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1969 - Sep 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 302,751.485 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -0.13 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 80.57 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1965 - Dec 2020
Monetary Base (ZAR mn) 303,371.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M3: M2 (ZAR mn) 3,659,236.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M3: M2: M1 (ZAR mn) 2,354,481.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M3 (ZAR mn) 4,378,672.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M3: sa (ZAR mn) 4,356,977.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2021
Official Reserve Assets: Gold (USD mn) 5,335.000 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2019
Official Reserve Assets (USD mn) 57,589.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2021
Gold & Other Foreign Reserves: Memorandum Items: Gross (USD mn) 50,582.00 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2018
Domestic Deposits (ZAR mn) 4,152,942.000 Sep 2021 monthly Mar 1965 - Sep 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 5.1 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 2000 - Dec 2021
Purchasing Managers' Index (NA) 51.586 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
Business Confidence Index: Quarterly: Manufacturers (%) 38.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2021
Composite Coincident Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 102.50 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2018
Composite Leading Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 105.88 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Apr 2018
Composite Lagging Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 94.64 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2018
Building & Construction Survey: Composite Confidence (%) 24.500 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 1986 - Mar 2019
ZA: Ease of Doing Business Rank: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations (NA) 84.000 2019 yearly 2019 - 2019

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