Bogatyr Mine

Bogatyr Coal Mine - Highest Coal Production in the World

Apr 13 2011

A strip coal mine “Bogatyr” had been built by 1969 in Ekibastuz, Kazakhstan. In 1985 it reached its highest annual production level – 56.8 million tons of coal. The strip mine of such a high production capacity has been built for the first time in the world and, because of this factor, in 1985 it was put into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Bogatyr Mine

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