Here are the five largest coal mines by production in Kazakhstan, according to GlobalData’s mining database.
1. Bogatyr Komir Mine
The Bogatyr Komir Mine is a surface mine located in Pavlodar. It is owned by Samruk-Energy and produced an estimated 43.338 MTPA of coal in 2020.
2. Vostochny Mine
Located in Pavlodar, the Vostochny Mine is owned by Eurasian Resources Group. The surface mine produced an estimated 15.691 MTPA of coal in 2020. The mine will operate until 2046.
3. Shubarkol Mine
The Shubarkol Mine is located in Karagandy. It is owned by Eurasian Resources Group and produced an estimated 8.457 MTPA of coal in 2020. The mine will operate until 2050.
4. Severny Coal Mine
The Severny Coal Mine, owned by United Company RUSAL Plc, is a surface mine located in Pavlodar. The mine produced an estimated 6.385 MTPA of coal in 2020.
5. Zhalyn Mine
Owned by Coal Mining Corporation Ltd, the Zhalyn Mine is a surface mine located in Karagandy. It produced an estimated 2.007 MTPA of coal in 2020.
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.