Abansky coal mine

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The Abansky Coal Mine (Абанский разрез) is an operating surface coal mine in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia.


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The Abansky coal mine is owned and operated by Krasnoyarskkrayugol OJSC, a subsidiary of Russian Coal.[1]

Its capacity is 270,000 tonnes per year.[2][3] But it appears that the actual production of the mine is much lower, in 9m 2021 the Abakansky coal mine only produced 50,000 tonnes.[4]

The other mine operated by Krasnoyarskkrayugol is Pereyaslovskiy coal mine, which makes up 98% of the company's production.[5]

There was no production data available for 2022 or H1 2023, as of August 2023.[6]

Mine Details

  • Owner: Krasnoyarskkrayugol JSC
  • Parent: Russian Coal JSC
  • Location: Aban, Abansky District, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
  • Coordinates: 56.6918322, 96.1449502 (exact)
  • Status: Operating[4]
  • Production Capacity: 0.27 Mtpa, 0.066 Mt (2021 estimate)[4]
  • Total Reserves:
  • Recoverable Reserves:
  • Coal type: Lignite (Thermal)[3]
  • Mine Type: Surface
  • Start Year: 1983
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Russian Coal (Geography of Activity)". Retrieved August 2023. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. Разрез «Абанский», Russian Coal website, accessed May 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Абанский, Krasnoyarskkrayugol website, accessed May 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "За 9 месяцев 2021 г. добыча угля на предприятиях «Русского Угля» в Красноярском крае выросла на 12%". metalinfo.ru. October 27, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. Company website. "Krasnoyarskkrayygol". Retrieved October 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. "Русский Уголь нарастил добычу бурого угля в Красноярской области на 7% в первом полугодии". neftegaz.ru. July 18, 2023. Retrieved August 2023. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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