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ULAN BATOR (Xinhua) – Mongolia’s coal exports in the first ten months of the year totalled 31.3 million tonnes, up 10 per cent year on year, official statistics showed Saturday.
The coal exports are worth USD2.4 billion, the National Statistics Office said.
Coal, which has been one of Mongolia’s main exports, accounted for 41 per cent of Mongolia’s total exports in the period.
The landlocked country exported 33.3 million tonnes of coal in 2017 and has set a goal to increase its coal exports to 40 million tonnes in the coming years.