Glencore’s coal production of 124.9 million t was 5% down on 2015, mainly reflecting the divestment of Optimum Coal.
The New South Wales Planning Asseement Commission has approved an application to relocated an transmission line to allow the continuation of mining at Glendell mine.
Glencore has bought out its joint venture partners at the Newlands and Collinsville coal mines in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
Genesee & Wyoming Australia has entered into agreements to acquire Glencore’s rail coal haulage business in New South Wales Hunter Valley for AUS$1.14 billion.
Swiss mining giant, Glencore, is to return its Collinsville coal mine to production, generating more than 200 jobs in the process.
Adani and Glencore have reached an agreement on the future operation of the Abbot Point Coal Terminal in Queensland, Australia.
A contractor has been killed while undertaking maintenance work at the Newlands coal mine coal handling and preparation plant.