After more than a year of formation of SMCL, the first mining lease granted by the Department of Geology and Mines (DGM) was the Habrang Coal Mine.The mine is located in the State Reserve Forest, north-east of Khatoethang village under Phuntshothang Gewog, Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag.The total area of the leasehold is 105.62 acres, comprising of mine, office, labor camp and stockyard areas. Other information on the mine are: 

Type of mineral mined    : Coal (sub-bituminous)

Grade                               : UHV 4500 to 5500

Ave. production capacity    : 40,000 to 45,000 MT/annum

Leasehold area              : 105.62 acres (additional 38.89 acres under process)

Lease period                       : 4th January, 2016 to 3rd January, 2026 (10 years)

Domestic supply                    : 15 to 20 %

SMCL started its first business with a single coalmine to stabilize the price in the domestic market. There was a monopoly in domestic coal market with a single coal mining company. With the entry of SMCL, competition benefitted consumers, especially the cement plants. Coal price of SMCL is controlled by the Multi-sector Pricing Committee to nurture downstream industries by making their products competitive in the regional markets. 

OUR TEAM

MR. ABIAK PRADHAN

OFFTG: MANAGER MINES

abiak.pradhan@smcl.bt

MRS. TENDREL ZANGMO

ASST. ADMIN

tendrel.zangmo@smcl.bt

MR.YESHI WANGCHUK

ASST. MANAGER SALES

yeshi.wangchuk@smcl.bt
LOCATION

HABRANG 

SAMDRUP CHOLING

OFFICE HOUR

9:00 AM – 5.00 PM
MONDAY-FRIDAY

9:00 AM -1:00 PM

SATURDAY 

CONTACT

17121610 – DZONGTHUNG OFFICE

17120927 – ZUNGDI CRUSHING PLANT