Which State is the Largest Producer of Coal in India?
Odisha is situated on the east coast of India facing the Bay of Bengal. The main storm center of coal in India are the West Bengal region, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. Odisha account for around 13.4% of the country’s total production.
Majority of the coal producing states are found in the eastern part of India. More than 90% coal in India is produced by the government-owned companies. Coal India Limited is one of the largest coat producing companies.