Coal India Limited (CIL) is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It is the largest coal producer company in the world and contributes around 81% of the coal production in India. It produced 452 million tonnes of coal during FY 2012–13 and earned a revenue of INR 882.81 billion from sale of coal in the same financial year. Union Government of India owns 61% of the shares in CIL and controls the operations of CIL through Ministry of Coal. In April 2011, CIL was conferred the Maharatna status by the Union Government of India. On 31 March 2013, its market capitalisation was INR 1.952 trillion (US $35.9 billion) making it India’s 5th most valuable company by market value.
- Type : PSU
- Industry : Metals and Mining
- Founded : 1975
- Headquarters : Kolkata
- Key People : S Narsing Rao. MD
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