Jul. 16, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd<601088><1088>, the country's largest coal producer, produced 25.4 million tons of commercial coal last month, reflecting a YoY increase of 2.4% but a MoM decrease of 5.22%.
In a statement filed with the Shanghai Stock Exchange, the company said its coal sales for June increased 7.6% YoY to 35.3 million metric tons.
In the first six months of 2012, the company's commercial coal output totaled 155.8 million tons, up 11.0% YoY.
Total coal sales increased by 16.2% from a year earlier to 222.1 million tons from January to June.
The company's electricity output rose 17.6% YoY to 104.66 terawatt hours (TWh) in H1, and its electricity sales increased 17.4% to 97.43 TWhs.