According to the results of 9 months, VGK enterprises completed the annual plan for the extraction and shipment of coal by 70%.
Nearly 7 million tons of solid fuel was produced and shipped by the Eastern Mining Company in 9 months. The achieved indicator amounted to about 70% of the annual plan for the extraction and transshipment of coal. At the end of the year, this volume will reach 10 million tons, which is 2.5 million tons more than in 2018.
From January to September this year, the Solntsevsky Coal Mine increased production by 20% compared to the same period last year. For 9 months of 2018, this figure was 5.65 million tons of coal. The coal seaport Shakhtersk shipped 7.12 million tons of coal, which is 30% more than the volume handled in the same period last year.
The Eastern Mining Company annually increases its production capacity by investing heavily in the development of a mining equipment park at the Solntsevsky coal mine and the technical re-equipment of the coastal and marine capacities of the Shakhtersk port. At the end of 2019, the volume of investments will amount to 11.5 billion rubles.
Coal reserves of the Eastern Mining Company total over 300 million tons. This allows you to plan with confidence for decades to come. In the future, the company plans to enter the extraction and shipment of 20 million tons of coal per year.