Yancoal Australia Limited is a listed public company that derives revenue from the identification, development and operation of coal related projects in Australia. The company is headquartered in Sydney and employs over 2170 people. Yancoal Australia Limited is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange under the code YAL. 

Yancoal Australia Limited's ultimate parent is the China-based Yankuang Group Corporation Limited.

Yancoal Australia Limited operates in a support role for its subsidiary companies that are involved in the mining of coal. It provides the necessary financial, marketing, logistical and administrative support. The group's major Australian mining operations include:

  • Ashton Coal Mine, an underground and open-cut mine located near Singleton in the Hunter Valley, NSW.
  • Austar Coal Mine, a deep underground coal mine, located East of Newcastle, NSW.
  • Yarrabee Coal Mine, an open-cut coal mine, located in the Bowen Basin, Queensland.
  • Moolarben Coal Mine, an open-cut and underground thermal coal mine, located in the Western coalfields of NSW.
  • Middlemount Mine, an open-cut coal mine located in the Bowen Basin, Queensland
  • Duralie, an open-cut mining operation, located in the southern part of the Gloucester Basin.
  • Donaldson Coal Mine, an underground and open-cut mine, located in Newcastle, NSW.
  • Stratford, an open-cut mining operation in the Gloucester Basin.

Yancoal Australia Limited holds investments in the following coal related infrastructure:

  • Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group (NCIG): a consortium of companies investing in the expansion of the Port of Newcastle’s export capacity. Yancoal Australia holds a 27% interest in the group.
  • Wiggins Island Coal Terminal: a joint venture amongst 8 coal companies to develop a coal export terminal in Golding Point. Yancoal Australia holds a 5.6% interest.
  • Yancoal Australia also has contracts for capacity at RG Tanna Coal Terminal -  a coal export port in Gladstone and Port Waratah Coal Services Coal Terminal (PWCS) - a coal handling facility with two coal terminals, Carrington and Koorgang.

The company also invests in and utilises technology such as:

  • Ultra Clean Coal (UCC): a process to improve the energy efficiency of coal by chemically cleaning it.
  • Longwall Top Coal Caving (LTCC): a mining technology to improve resource recovery in underground mines.

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Black Coal Mining in Australia
Brown Coal Mining in Australia

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