Yancoal Australia Limited is a foreign owned publicly listed company that derives its revenue from the provision of thermal and metallurgical coal. The company employs approximately 3,900 people and is administered by its head office in Sydney, New South Wales.

Yancoal Australia Limited is listed on the ASX under the code YAL. 


Yancoal Australia Limited operates by providing financial, marketing, logistical and administrative support to its subsidiary companies that are involved in coal mining.The group's major Australian mine sites include:

  • Ashton - An underground and open-cut mine located near Singleton in the Hunter Valley, NSW. 
  • Austar - A deep underground coal mine, located East of Newcastle, NSW. 
  • Yarrabee - An open-cut coal mine, located north-east of Blackwater in central Queensland. 
  • Moolarben - An open-cut and underground thermal coal mine, located in Western coalfields, NSW. 
  • Middlemount - An open-cut coal mine located in Bowen Basin, Queensland. 
  • Donaldson - An underground and open-cut mine located in Newcastle, NSW. 
  • Stratford Duralie - An open cut coal mine located in Gloucester Basin. 
  • Cameby Downs - An open cut coal mine located in south-east Queensland. 
  • Premier - An open cut coal mine located in Collie, Western Australia.  
  • Mount Thorley Warkworth - Two open cuts coal mines located south-west of Singleton, NSW. 
  • Hunter Valley Operations - A multi-pit open cut coal mine located north-west of Singleton, NSW. 

Yancoal Australia Limited holds investments in the following infrastructure: 

  • Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group (NCIG)
  • Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET)
  • Port Waratah Coal Services Coal Terminal (PWCS)
  • Rail networks to transport coal from mining sites to ports
  • Take-or-pay rail and port

The company also invest in and utilise cutting-edge technologies such as: 

  • Ultra Clean Coal (UCC) Technology: Produces high purity and chemically cleaned coal that emits less carbon dioxide to the environment. 
  • Longwall Top Coal Caving (LTCC) Technology: A mining machinery that yields high productivity of thick coal seams by excavating 5 to 12 metres underground. 

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