Our coal division, working together with Mitsubishi Corporation RtM Japan Ltd, a metals and mineral resources trading company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), provides various services such as marketing and shipping of metallurgical coal and thermal coal to secure stable supply and to meet the needs of steel mills and electric power companies mainly in Japan.

Mitsubishi Corporation Group Company

Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd

Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd (MDP), a wholly-owned subsidiary of MC, commenced its Australian operations in 1968. MDP jointly operates its metallurgical (steelmaking) coal business through BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA), together with BHP.

BMA produces high-quality and cost competitive metallurgical (steelmaking) coal at its seven operating mines in Central Queensland's Bowen Basin, together with a rail network and port terminal at the Hay Point coal export terminal in Mackay.

BMA produces over 60 million tons per year and holds an approximate 30 per cent market share of the global seaborne metallurgical (steelmaking) coal market.