Основан в 1907 году
в России и за рубежом
The Neryungri coalfield, located in the Republic of Sakha in the Russian
Federation, was developed for Japan’s steel industry, and it is one of the largest
open-cut coal mining pits worldwide. However, only a few people in the steel
industry know about this coalfield.
This study analyzed and described the history of development of the Neryungri
coalfield and its situation as of 2010 through a field survey, literature review, and
Furthermore, the coauthor’s knowledge of the Neryungri area was used to
describe its general socioeconomic situation. From this description it is clear that
the socioeconomic situation of the area is very fluid and deeply depends on the
future of the Elga coalfield.