The words you are reading on your screen right now are made possible by coal. • As a reliable and low-cost energy source, coal helps spur economic development across the globe. • Energy demand continues to grow, as does the need for reliable sources of coal. • Inter-American Coal has a proven track record of being a reliable supplier to help meet this demand. But we do more than supply coal. We procure, process, transport, store and market high-quality thermal coal, metallurgical coal and coke.