Its reserves make up 369 thousand tons of coal.
Mechel has launched a new longwall face at the Lenin mine which is in the structure of Yuzhny Kuzbass, the company reports.
The industrial reserves of the longwall face are assessed at 369 thousand tons of coal of valuable coking marks.
The investment into the project made up 270 mln roubles.
Products will be shipped to the Russian metallurgical plants.
The launch of the new longwall face will allow to increase the mining of the required in the market coking coal soon, CEO of Mechel-Mining, P. Schtark, said.
Coal mining at the longwall face is held by the longwall set of equipment.