Myanmar and coal

From Global Energy Monitor

Myanmar is a small coal producer and consumer. In 2019, it produced 2.5 million tonnes.[1]

Coal Resources

Resource Details

Category Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year
BGR Estimate Reserves 6[1] million tonnes 2019
BGR Estimate Resources 250[1] million tonnes 2019
Geological Survey Reserves 235[2] million tonnes
Geological Survey Resources 542[2] million tonnes
Commercial Reserves Reserves 4.7 (Proven)[2] million tonnes
Commercial Resources Resources million tonnes

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 BGR Energy Study 2019 - Data and Developments in German and Global Energy Supplies (23), Hannover: Germany, 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Ministry of Energy, Coal Resources, Government of Myanmar, accessed June 2021