Sunday, 30 April 2017 | 04:14 WIB

Bukit Asam Targets 31% Sales Hike in 2017

Illustration of Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam (PTBA)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Bukit Asam (PTBA) targets 27.29 million tons in 2017 coal sales, a growth of 31 percent from 20.75 million tons in 2016. The target consists of its own production of 24.07 million tons and subsidiary purchase of 3.03 million tons.

Arviyan Arifin, president director, said in the general meeting of shareholders in Jakarta on Thursday (20/4/2017) that the national railway corporation Kereta Api Indonesia has agreed to transport the company's coal from mining locations to seaports.

The company will also enter power plant sector for business diversification. (*)