Beskuduk open-pit mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Beskuduk open-pit mine (哈密市和翔工贸有限责任公司别斯库都克露天煤矿) The construction site is located in Barkol County, Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and the designed production capacity is 3 million tonnes per year.[1] [2]

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the coal mine located in Barkol County, Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China.

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Coal Mine Background

On January 17, 2018, the National Energy Administration issued an approval for the first-phase project of the Beskuduk open-pit mine in Xinjiang Barkol Mining Area, with an approved production capacity of 2 million tonnes per year. [1] On July 31, 2020, the construction scale (production capacity) of Beskuduk open-pit coal mine was adjusted from 2 million tons/year to 3 million tons/year.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Hami Hexiang Industry and Trade Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Parent Company: China National Coal Group Co., Ltd(45.5%), Ningbo Hesheng Group Co., Ltd. (20%), Xinjiang Coal Trading Center Co., Ltd. (10%), others (24.5%)[3]
  • Location: Barkol County, Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China.[1]
  • GPS Coordinates:
  • Status: Proposed [2]
  • Production Capacity: 3Mt/year[2]
  • Workforce Size: 200-299[3]
  • Coal Field: Barkol Mining Area [1]
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves: 253.9Mt[4]
  • Coal Type: Bituminous coal (long flame coal) [5]
  • Mine Size: 15.02k㎡[4]
  • Mine Type: Surface[1]
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:

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