TheJakartaPost

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post

Coal, nickel resilient as pandemic hits Indonesia’s 2020 mining output

The Jakarta Post Image
The pictured Pomalaa nickel smelter in Kolaka, Southeast Sulawesi, is operated by state-owned metal mining firm PT Aneka Tambang (Antam). (Antam/Antam)
Norman Harsono
PREMIUM
Jakarta   ●   Wed, January 20, 2021

Indonesia’s mining production largely fell short of expectations last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, except for refined nickel and coal, which exceeded output plans.

Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry data from Jan. 15 show that copper, gold, silver and tin production only reached between 75 percent and 98 percent of their respective targets. Meanwhile, coal and refined nickel production reached 102 percent and 137 percent, respectively.

Read also:

to Read Full Story

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Starting from IDR 55,000/month

  • Unlimited access to our content on web and app
  • No advertising, no interruption
  • A bonus subscription to share
  • Bookmark and night mode functions on app
  • Subscription to our newsletters

We accept