Juniors pick up Bowen Basin exploration rights

METROOF Minerals and Sojitz Coal have been named as preferred tenders by the Queensland government to unlock the next round of coal reserves in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.

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Mining companies are drilling for coal around Bowen Basin.

The two explorers have exploration rights to a total of about 13,100 hectares between Middlemount and Blackwater, an area with an established coal mining history.