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Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend

November 21, 2000 at 12:58 PM EST

St. Louis - November 21, 2000 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2000, to shareholders of record on December 5, 2000.

Arch Coal is the nation's second largest coal producer, with subsidiary operations in West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia, Wyoming, Colorado and Utah. Through these operations, Arch provides the fuel for approximately 6% of the electricity generated in the United States.