Limited to Small Firms’ Market
A set of problems arise in the efforts to meet domestic coal supply goals.
Hendra Sinadia, chairman of the Indonesian Coal Mining Association, said one of the classic problems is coal specifications. “That problem still continues until now,” he said last Thursday.
Not all coal produced by companies with mining business licenses (IUPs) has specifications that match the domestic market. Private and state-owned power plants, the metallurgical, industrial cement, and paper industries need coals with 4,200-5,000...