South32 coal production dips with Appin longwall move

SALEABLE production from South32’s Illawarra Metallurgical Coal subsidiary decreased 4% to 3.7 million tonnes in the H1 FY2020 following the completion of a longwall move at its Appin underground mine in New South Wales during the December 2019 quarter.

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South32's Appin longwall in NSW.

The focus remains on lifting development rates to support improved longwall performance and the operation's sustainable return to a three longwall configuration at Appin.