KONSTANCIAK Anna Czestochowa University of Technology

In this paper the production, export, import of coke in Poland and in the world during last ten years are presented. There are also shown the reasons of changes in coke production and price. An analysis of changes in the prices of this material in recent years was conducted. It was pointed out that in the coming years, the trend in the market of coking coal and coke should be profitable. Increasing steel production will be accompanied by an increase in demand for coke and coking coal.