Queensland Mining

Did You Know?

  • Operations in the Queensland Region span the length of the Bowen Basin.

  • Peabody is the fifth-largest coal producer in Australia. The Australian platform benefits from proximity to higher-growth Asian demand centers.

  • Peabody has a deep respect for cultural heritage and works closely with the local aboriginal communities at a number of its Australian mines to protect and restore lands.

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9.7
Million
Tons of coal sold from Peabody mines in Queensland in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$1.9
Billion
Direct and indirect economic benefits from Queensland operations in 2016
1,180
Employees
Working at Peabody operations in Queensland in 2017
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

The term "ton" refers to short or net tons, equal to 2,000 pounds (907.18 kilograms), while "tonne" refers to metric tons, equal to 2,204.62 pounds (1,000 kilograms).

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. Peabody offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.