Coal Mining in Indonesia - Indonesian Coal Industry,
Around 60 percent of Indonesia's total coal reserves consists of the cheaper lower quality (sub-bituminous) coal that contains less than 6100 cal/gram. There are numerous smaller pockets of coal reserves on the islands of Sumatra, Java, Kalimantan, Sulawesi and Papua but the three largest regions of Indonesian coal resources are: 1. South Sumatra 2. South KalimantanMining in Indonesia: Investment and Taxation Guide 2019,Indonesia continues to be a significant player in the global mining industry, with significant production of coal, copper, gold, tin, bauxite, and nickel. Indonesia also continues to be one of the world’s largest exporters of thermal coal. However, since the Law on Mineral and Coal Mining No. 4 of 2009 (the “Mining Law”) was promulgated, various implementing regulations, including a number of amendments, have been issued by the Government in pursuing the goals of the MiningGrim toll from Indonesia’s abandoned mines may get even,,16/02/2021· The report by the Mining Advocacy Network (Jatam), an industry watchdog, identifies 3,092 abandoned mining pits scattered throughout 13 provinces. Most of them, 1,735 pits, are in East Kalimantan province, the coal heartland of one of the world’s biggest producers and exporters of the fossil fuel.