April 2 Coal India Ltd, the world's
largest coal miner by output, missed its supply target for the
fiscal year 2012-13 by 4.8 million tonnes, it said in a
statement late on Monday.
The state-run miner, which produces about 80 percent of
India's coal output, reported offtake (supply) of 465.2 million
tonnes for the year, falling short of its target of 470 million
In February, Coal India said it remained on track to meet
its supply target for the year.
The company also missed its production target of 464.1
million tonnes for the year by 11.9 million tonnes, it said.
(Reporting by Tenzin Dekeva in Bangalore; Editing by Gopakumar