THE ECONOMICS OF COAL PRODUCTION

This paper covers the economics of coal production, and points out the vital dependence on rail transportation. Economic factors include field location, type of mining required, and sulphur content of the coal. New safety regulations are a factor, and obtaining capital is a problem.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Railway Systems and Management Association

    181 East Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL  USA  60611
  • Authors:
    • Wilson, W W
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Pagination: 7 p.
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00054134
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 3 1974 12:00AM