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Japanese firm buys $435m stake in Xstrata's BC coal projects

Diversified miner Xstrata has sold a 25% stake in its British Columbia Coal assets to Japan’s JX Nippon Oil & Energy for $435-million, the companies said on Tuesday. Xstrata, which has been amassing land in the Peace River coalfields, said...
13th March 2012

Company Announcement: Xstrata Coal to Acquire Sukunka Hard Coking Coal Deposit PDF Available

Xstrata Coal has agreed to acquire the Sukunka hard coking coal deposit (“Sukunka”) from Talisman Energy Inc for US$500 million in cash, subject to customary conditions.
8th March 2012

Xstrata gets in on BC coking coal action with C$40m acquisition

Diversified major Xstrata has further dug into Canada’s coking coal, with the C$40-million purchase of the Lossan metallurgical coal deposit in British Columbia from Cline Mining, the Switzerland-based company said on Friday. The acquisition...
8th October 2011

Anglo, partners seek buyers for BC met coal ops

Diversified miner Anglo American's minority partners in its Canadian coal assets, Peace River Coal, have agreed to sell their holdings too, simplifying the planned sale. The asset is a small one - it only produced 770 000 tons of coal in 2008,...
20th April 2010

Central South coal-mining project, Canada Restricted

Coal mined at the project will be transported to Prince Rupert's Ridley island coal terminal through an existing rail line.
26th March 2010

Company Announcement: First Coal receives approval to extract bulk sample of coal PDF Available

Attached please find a press release on: British Columbia’s Chief Inspector of Mines has approved the application by First Coal Corporation (First Coal) to amend its exploration permit (the Bulk Sample Amendment) and extract a bulk sample of up to...
3rd September 2009
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