Coal Mining in Australia to 2020, Global Data

Coal Mining in Australia to 2020, Global Data

  • September 2015 •
  • 62 pages •
  • Report ID: 2038957
Coal Mining in Australia to 2020

Summary

Australia has high-quality black and brown coal deposits measuring 76.4 billion tonnes (Bnt) at the end of 2014. The country was ranked fourth in the world, with 8.6% of global proven coal reserves, of which sub-bituminous and lignite grade reserves accounted for 51.4%, and anthracite and bituminous grades accounted for 48.6%.

Queensland and New South Wales (NSW) have substantial black coal resources, accounting for 96% of Australia’s total black coal economic demonstrated resources (EDR) in 2013. Brown coal resources are mainly found in the Latrobe Valley in Victoria, with other deposits in Western Australia, South Australia and Tasmania.

Scope

- The report contains an overview of the Australian coal mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry. Further, it provides information about reserves, reserves by state, historic production and production forecast, production by grade and type, production forecast by selected mines, historic and forecast coal consumption and exports, consumption and exports by type, coal prices, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development coal projects.

Reasons to buy

- Gain an understanding of the Australian coal mining industry, its reserves, and reserves by states, historic and forecast production, production by grade and type, historic and forecast coal consumption and exports, coal prices, demand drivers, active, exploration and development projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.
Country=Australia Industry=Coal ParentIndustry=HeavyIndustry Date=201509 Topic=Supply Publisher=GlobalData Price=2000