Alpha Says 2013 Coal Shipments 80 Million to 95 Million Tons

Alpha Natural Resources Inc., the second-largest U.S. coal producer by sales, said its 2013 shipment volumes are expected to be about 80 million to 95 million tons.

Capital expenditure will be $300 million to $350 million next year, the company said today in a filing.

The Bristol, Virginia-based company said Nov. 2 that shipments will be 100 million to 115 million tons this year while capital spending will be $450 million to $600 million.