All About U.S Coal

U.S Coal


High GCV Relatively Low Sulphur Grade A


American Coal from PITT-8 Seam is one of the Highest GCV coal currently being imported into India. USA Coal of SAI MINERALS is one of the most trusted and used fuel in the industry. WE imports huge quantities of US Coal on both West Coast India (Mundra Port, Kanlda Port, Tuna Port etc) and East Coast India (Gangavaram: Vizag Port, Krishnapatnam Port etc).
In India, US Coal is used in various industries like Cement, Bricks, Steel, Textile Dyes etc. In recent years, India has become one of the most lucrative market for US Coal. In 2015, the largest individual country export markets were the Netherlands (12.9 million short tons), India (6.4 million short tons), Brazil (6.3 million short tons), and South Korea (6.1 million short tons). In 2016, India imported almost 9% of total US Coal exports.

US Coal : Alternative to Petroleum Coke

US Coal in recent years has emerged as an excellent substitute to pet coke. Although substituting pet coke in any production facility requires the consideration of various aspects, US Coal has been found to be most compatible than other fuels.

US Coal Specifications

Typical US Coal Specification on DB

GCV :7000-7500 KCal/Kg
Size : 0-50mm
Fixed Carbon :52pct

WE CAN ALSO PROVIDE YOU THIS MATERIAL IN 1-6 MM SIZE PACKED IN PLASTIC BAGS OF APPROX. 50 KGS OR AS PER CUSTOMER REQUIREMENT.


Things To Consider when choosing a US Coal supplier


  • Make Sure the coal has been dispatched from PORT only.

  • Some suppliers do not provide transport facility while others insist on using their own logistics. Choose a suppliers that provides both options of buyer hiring their own transport as well as supplier hiring transport on buyer's behalf.

  • Importers can provide better prices than traders

  • Some importers delay delivery due to DO issue process for every order. Choose importers with flexibility to decrease lead time.