COAL OUTPUT SURPASSES TARGET IN INDONESIA

COAL OUTPUT SURPASSES TARGET IN INDONESIA

Indonesia's coal production rose sharply in 1989 to 8.7 million metric tons, a 31 percent increase over initial production targets, the official New China News Agency, Xinhua, reported, quoting the Indonesia Times.

Production this year is expected to increase to 9.5 million tons, the newspaper said.Indonesia exports coal to Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Taiwan and Japan.