Coal India Limited

Sector : Mining
Address : 10 Netaji Subhas Road, Kolkata West Bengal 700001
City : Kolkata
State : West Bengal
Status : Maharatna
Phone : 033-22488099/22435147
Email :
Website :
Coal India Limited (CIL) as an organized state owned coal mining corporate came into being in November 1975 with the government taking over private coal mines. With a modest production of 79 Million Tonnes (MTs) at the year of its inception CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world. Operating through 81 mining areas CIL is an apex body with 7 wholly owned coal producing subsidiaries and 1 mine planning and consultancy company spread over 8 provincial states of India. CIL also fully owns a mining company in Mozambique christened as 'Coal India Africana Limitada'. CIL also manages 200 other establishments like workshops, hospitals etc.