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June 3, 2022updated 10 Jun 2022 10:34am

Five largest coal mines in Australia in 2021

By Carmen

Here are the five largest coal mines by production in Australia, according to GlobalData’s mining database.

1. Loy Yang Mine

The Loy Yang Mine is a surface mine located in Victoria. It is owned by AGL Energy and produced an estimated 20.9 Million Tonnes of coal in 2021. The mine will operate until 2048.

2. Goonyella Riverside Mine

Located in Queensland, the Goonyella Riverside Mine is owned by Mitsubishi. The surface mine produced an estimated 18.9 Million Tonnes of coal in 2021. The mine will operate until 2056.

3. Moolarben Mine

The Moolarben Mine is located in New South Wales. It is owned by Yancoal Australia and produced an estimated 18.4 Million Tonnes of coal in 2021. The mine will operate until 2030.

4. Mount Arthur Coal Mine

The Mount Arthur Coal Mine, owned by BHP, is a surface mine located in New South Wales. The mine produced an estimated 14.9 Million Tonnes of coal in 2021. The mine will operate until 2041.

5. Yallourn Mine

Owned by CHoldings, the Yallourn Mine is a surface mine located in Victoria. It produced an estimated 14 Million Tonnes of coal in 2021. The mine will operate until 2028.

Methodology: This information is drawn from GlobalData’s mines and projects database, which tracks all operating and developing mines and projects globally. Verdict’s parent company GlobalData provides business information to 4,000 of the world’s largest companies.

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