Coal Mining

Latin America has in Colombia one of the world´s largest coal mining countries, especially because of the Cerrejón mine, that in 2014 produced 24.9mn tons.

Despite natural gas' current fanfare, investors still find coal mining attractive as due to the mineral's larger reserves and greater historic price stability.

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  • Tranquilo

    9/13/18
    The project entails the exploitation of the Tranquilo deposit to produce A-type subbituminous coal to meet the demand of the electric power industry. A retrofilling extraction method will be used, which uses mobile pits of 24ha...

  • Rubens

    11/14/17
    The Rubens coal project covers an area of 54km2 of the coal-bearing Loreto formation. The project comprises a package of exploration licenses centered on the Loreto formation, located in Chile's largest coalfield, the...

  • Pérez

    11/16/17
    The Perez Coal project covers a significant strike length of the coal-bearing Loreto formation. Pérez covers 140km2. The project is located in a package of exploration licenses centered on the coal-bearing Loreto formation, located in ...