Antang Gunung Meratus mine

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This article is part of the Global Coal Mine Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor and the Center for Media and Democracy.

Antang Gunung Meratus mine (AGM) is coal mine located in approximately 100km north-east from the city of Banjarmasin, in South Kalimantan, Indonesia.


The map below shows the approximate location of the AGM mine site by the Barito River near Rumintin, South Tapin, Tapin Regency, South Kalimantan, Indonesia[1][2]

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The mine is owned and operated by PT Baramulti Suksessarana.[1]

Idemitsu, one of the mine’s shareholders at the time, stated that the mine produced approximately 3 million tonnes of coal a year, as of 2012. In a media release, Idemitsu stated that the mine is producing "producing low sulphur, and low ash sub-bituminous coal. AGM mine is owned by BSSR, planning to produce 7 million tons by the end of 2014, and an additional increase after 2015."[3]

Project Details

  • Owner: Antang Gunung Meratus (AGM) [1]
  • Parent company: Baramulti Suksessarana[1]
  • Location: Rumintin, South Tapin, Tapin Regency, South Kalimantan, Indonesia[1]
  • GPS coordinates: -3.032071, 115.138811
  • Mine status: Operating
  • Start year:’ 1999[1]
  • Mineable reserves:
  • Coal type:’’'
  • Mine size: 22,433 hectares[1]
  • Mine type: Surface
  • Production: 6.7 million tons per annum
  • Additional proposed production:
  • Equipment:
  • Number of employees:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Alexander Ginting (Publisher), Robert Sihotang (Project Leader), Reiner Simanjuntak, Johannes Simbolon, Tyasno Hery, Rudi Simangunsong, Adianto Simamora, Godang Sitompul, Romel S., Yuda Prihatna, Abdul Karim, lpunk AF [Paper Copy, Indonesian Coal Book 2016/2017] Petromindo.Com, May 2016 Release
  2. Wood Mackenzie Antang Gunung Meratus coal mine asset report, August 29, 2019
  3. Idemitsu Kosan, "Announcement regarding share acquisition of Indonesian Coal Company", Media Release, November 8, 2012.

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