CIL’s coal supplies under e-auction records 31 per cent growth during April-December 2021

Coal India Limited’s (CIL) actual coal despatch under the five e-auction windows stood at 77.4 million tonnes (mt) during April-December 2021 period, recording an increase of 31 per cent compared to 59 mt in the corresponding period of the previous year.

CIL’s total off-take has increased from 410 mt in April-December 2020 to 482 mt in April-December 2021, registering a year-on-year growth of 18 per cent. CIL has booked a total of 83.7 mt of coal under its five e-auction categories during April-December 2021, a 2.3 mt increase over 81.4 mt of the corresponding period last year.