Research and Markets: Coal Mining in Kazakhstan to 2020
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pgln3j/coal_mining_in) has announced the addition of the "Coal Mining in Kazakhstan to 2020" report to their offering.
The Coal Mining in Kazakhstan to 2020 report comprehensively covers the country's historical and forecast data on coal production by grade, by type, by region, reserves, consumption by type and trade by type to 2020. In addition, the trade section provides information on export volumes to destination countries, as well as imports. The report also includes drivers and restraints affecting the industry, profiles of major coal mining companies, information on the major active, exploration and development projects and regulations governing the industry.
Kazakhstan is a robust and propitious emerging market for natural resources. In 2013, the country's total coal production appreciated by 7.1%, compared to 2012. In terms of total coal resources Kazakhstan ranked sixth in the world and occupied eighth position in terms of number of coal deposits spread across the country. Over 2014-2020, Kazakhstan is expected to produce an average of 141.1 million tons (Mt) of coal annually.
- Coal is mined from the Karaganda, Ekibastuz and Maykubinsky basins, as well as the Kushokinskoe, Borlinskoe, Shubarkol and Karazhyrinskoe fields.
- Kazakhstan's mining sector is expected to undergo some changes to its mining laws in order to attract foreign investors and these include tax benefits for foreign companies, commencing July 2014.
- In the fourth quarter of 2012, the government outlined plans to invest US$63 billion over the next two decades to increase the nation's power generating capacity by 62%.
- In 2013, Kazakhstan's estimated coal production was 129.1 million tons (Mt), up by 7.1% over 2012. The country's coal production has increased since 2000 with a consistent increase in domestic consumption demand from coal-fired power plants.
Key Topics Covered:
1 Executive Summary
2 Coal Mining in kazakhstan
3 Production, Consumption, Reserves and Trade
4 Fiscal Regime
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