Armutçuk coal mine

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The Armutçuk coal mine is an underground mine, operated by Armutçuk, TCC (Armutçuk Taşkömürü Isletme Müessesesi), a subsidiary of TTK, with a capacity of 0.4 million tonnes per annum, in Kilimli, Zonguldak, Turkey.[1]


The map below shows the exact location of the Armutçuk mine in Kandilli, Zonguldak, Turkey.

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Armutçuk, TCC (Armutçuk Taşkömürü Isletme Müessesesi), a subsidiary of TTK, owns the mine.[2] Tenders for several coal mines will be held during 2018 including Armutçuk.[3]

Mine Details

  • Owner: Armutçuk, TCC (Armutçuk Taşkömürü Isletme Müessesesi)
  • Parent company: TTK
  • Location: Kandilli, Zonguldak, Turkey
  • GPS coordinates: 41.340120, 31.510875 (exact)
  • Mine status: operating[2]
  • Production: 0.4 MTPA[2]
  • Mineable reserves: 16 MT[2]
  • Start year:
  • Coal type: hard coal
  • Mine size:
  • Mine type: underground

Articles and resources


  1. Philip M. Mobbs, "2010 Minerals Yearbook: Turkey", United States Geological Survey, April 2012, page 56.7
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Association of British Mining Equipment Companies, Turkey Mining Overview, March 2019.
  3. Turkey ‘aims to hold tenders for at least five coal mines in 2018’, Hürriyet Daily News, 10 April 2018

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