​We are one of the world's largest seaborne thermal coal exporters, as well as one of Australia's largest coal producers.

Fast facts:

  • The vast majority of our coal is exported to overseas markets, particularly in Asia
  • 16 operational open cut and underground mines across 14 complexes
  • Produced over 103 million tonnes of saleable thermal and coking coal in 2018 
OPERATIONS METHODS PRODUCT 2018 PRODUCTION1
Bulga Coal Open cut / underground Thermal, Coking 9,023,000 t
Clermont Open Cut  Open cut Thermal 11,719,000 t
Collinsville Open Cut Open cut Thermal 3,224,000 t
Hail Creek Open Cut2 Open Cut​ ​Coking ​3,819,000 t
Hunter Valley Operations3 Open Cut​ ​Thermal, Coking 4,892,000 t​
Integra Underground​ Coking​ 1,440,000 t​
Liddell Open Cut Open cut Thermal, Coking 4,065,000 t
Mangoola Open Cut Open cut Thermal 10,562,000 t
Mount Owen Coal Open cut Thermal, Coking 7,640,000 t
Newlands Open cut Thermal, Coking 5,523,000 t
Oaky Creek Coal Underground Coking 4,564,000 t
Ravensworth Coal Open cut Thermal, Coking 9,056,000 t
Rolleston Open Cut Open cut Thermal 15,177,000 t
Ulan Coal Open cut / underground Thermal 11,738,000 t

1 Managed saleable; t = tonnes
2 Glencore completed its acquisition of an 82% stake in Hail Creek Coal on 1 August 2018. Glencore has subsequently acquired a further 2.67% in the operation
3 Glencore completed its acquisition of a 49% stake in Hunter Valley Operations on 4 May 2018. The volumes included above represent Glencore’s share of the non-managed Joint Venture

new south wales

We employ about 5,200 people across our New South Wales coal business and in 2018 managed the production of more than 59 million tonnes of saleable thermal and coking coal. 

We have eight mining complexes across three coalfields: Hunter Valley, Western Districts and Southern Districts. We export coal from the Port of Newcastle and also from Port Kembla. 

We are the largest producer in New South Wales and one of the largest economic contributors in the Hunter Region.

queensland

We employ about 4,300 people across our Queensland coal business and in 2018 managed the production of more than 44 million tonnes of saleable thermal and coking coal.

Our coal assets include six mining complexes in the Bowen Basin, incorporating six open cut and underground operations and four coal handling and processing plants.

We export coal via the Abbot Point Coal Terminal, Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal, RG Tanna Coal Terminal and the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) in Gladstone.

Coal rehabilitation and community investment

We aim to have a positive impact on communities associated with our operations with a strong focus on rehabilitation and capacity building community investment.