Yaozhai Coal Mine
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The undated satellite photo below shows the exact location of the mine.
Coal Mine Background
Yaozhai Coal Mine is a reorganized and integrated mine approved by Shanxi Province in 2009, with a 1.2 million tons/year design production capacity. The reorganization and integration project officially started in July 2011.The mine was officially converted into a production mine on May 16, 2016. As of the end of January 2021, the approved production capacity was 1.2 million tons/year.
At about 16:00 on May 14, 2015, a safety accident occurred in Yaozhai Coal Mine, killing 3 miners. 
- Operator: Shanxi Shanyin Baoshan Yaozhai Coal Industry Co., Ltd.
- Owner: Shanxi Shanyin Baoshan Yaozhai Coal Industry Co., Ltd.
- Location: Yaozhai Village, Maying Township, Shanyin County, Shuozhou City, Shanxi Province
- GPS Coordinates: 39.698632, 112.696883
- Status: Operating
- Production Capacity: 1.2 million tonnes per annum
- Total Resource: 124.04 million tonnes
- Mineable Reserves: Unknown
- Coal Type: Meager coal（Thermal）
- Mine Size: 6.688 k㎡
- Mine Type: Underground
- Start Year: 2002
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