The Powder River Basin (PRB) will supply 46% of all coal mined in the United States between 2014 and 2035. The supply and demand dynamics of the PRB will continue to be the largest driver in the domestic coal markets. Between 2014 and 2035, we forecast production from the PRB will expand 18% or 0.8% per year (CAGR). By 2035, PRB will expand significantly into the thermal export market, at the expense of moderate domestic market share losses.
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