BHP Suspends Operations at Goonyella Coking Coal Mine
S&P Global reported that operations at BHP's Goonyella Riverside coking coal mine in Australia's Queensland state were temporarily suspended after a worker died from a medical emergency at site on July 12 night. ABHP spokesperson said "A worker at Goonyella Riverside Mine had a medical emergency at site last night and has sadly passed away. The worker reported feeling unwell and the site Emergency Response Team responded and was supported by the Queensland Ambulance Service.”
BHP did not provide a specific timeline on the resumption of operations.
Market participants said impact on supply was expected to be minimum.