Poland Mining Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Poland Mining Report

Poland Mining Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Poland Mining Report
Published Sep 03, 2016
43 pages — Published Sep 03, 2016
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We expect only modest growth in Poland s copper sector over the coming years as weak copper prices and declining ore grades coalesce to deter investment in the sector. We expect copper production in the country to reach ---kt by ----, an average annual growth rate of -.- y-o-y from ----. ...Additionally, new projects and expansion plans by existing miners will ensure better growth ahead. In April ----, the Polish government established a new mining company, Polish Mining Group (PGG), to take over the debt-ridden Kompania Weglowa (KW), Poland s biggest mining conglomerate that risked ---,--- jobs. PGG will take over -- mines owned by KW and will be the largest coal producer in the EU. Under PGG s business plan, which will focus on improving productivity and merging of mines to increase efficiency, the new group and its individual mines will operate without loss by the end of ----. At the end of ----, only three of KW s -- mines were profitable.

...Poland will remain an important player in the European coal market. It is both a major producer and major consumer of coal. ...In Q---, the Polish mining firm Jastrzebska Spolka Weglowa (JSW), which is the largest coking coal miner in the European Union, produced --.- more coking coal y-o-y and --.- more thermal coal y-o-y. Despite Poland s huge dependency on coal for electricity generation, domestic coal production and exports have come under threat due to cheaper Russian, Colombian and US coal imports flooding the market. Restructuring to streamline what was a bloated industry, dependent on state support, also had a major impact and accounts for the production declines seen over the ----s. ...Restructuring to streamline what was a bloated industry, dependent on state support, also had a major impact and accounts for the production declines seen over the ----s.

...Poland will continue to mine its coal and consume it while the rest of Europe shifts to renewables. In ---- we forecast Poland will generate --.- of its total electricity and --.- of its thermal electricity from coal. ...

  
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