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Western Coal Corp. - Company Capsule

Reference Code: MN0001CC
Published Date: April 2011




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Western Coal Corp. - Company Overview

Western Coal Corp.(WCC) is a Canadian based company. WCC is the producer of metallurgical coal. WCC operates
through four segments namely, Canadian operations, the UK operations, the US operations and other. The mines of the
company are located in northeast British Columbia, West Virginia, the US and South Wales, the UK. The coal properties
in British Columbia have over 127 million tonnes of reserves and over 230 million tonnes of resources. The company is
headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.


Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of CAD 438.57 million during the fiscal year ended 2010. The company's revenue grew at
a CAGR of 31.79% during the period 2008-2010 with a year on year decline of 25.17% over fiscal year 2009. During the
fiscal year 2010 its operating margin was 9.81% as against the operating margin of 42.69% in fiscal year 2009. During the
fiscal year 2010 the company registered a net margin of 9.3% as against the net margin of 36.6% in the fiscal year 2009.




Western Coal Corp. - Key Facts

Western Coal Corp., Key Facts

                                  1000 - 885 Dunsmuir Street,
                                  Vancouver, British Columbia       Ticker Symbol, Stock
Corporate Address:                                                                             WTN (Toronto Stock Exchange)
                                                                    Exchange
                                  (BC), V6C 1N5, Canada


Telephone                          + 1 604 6082692                  No. of Employees           N/A



Fax                                + 1 604 6290075                  Financial Year End         March



URL                               www.westerncanadiancoal.com Revenue (in CAD Million)         438.56



Industry                          Metals and Mining                 Revenue (in USD Million)   384.70



Locations                         Canada, United States, Colombia

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Western Coal Corp. - Major Products and Services

Western Coal Corp. is a metallurgical and thermal coal producer based in Canada. The key products offered by the
company include the following:

Western Coal Corp., Major Products and Services
Products:

Coking Coal

Thermal Coal
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Western Coal Corp. - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of Western Coal Corp.:

Grande Cache Coal Corporation

Hillsborough Resources Limited

Cline Mining Corporation

NEMI Northern Energy & Mining Inc.

Coalcorp Mining Inc.




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Western Coal Corp. - Key Employees


Western Coal Corp., Key Employees


             Name                          Job Title                      Board Level     Since   Age


David R. Beatty            Chairman                                 Executive Board       2010


Dan Stickel                President - US operations                Senior Management


Craig Dirk                 Vice President - Asset Management        Senior Management


Braam Jonker               Chief Financial Officer                  Senior Management     2009


                           Senior Vice President - Technical and
William Burton                                                      Senior Management     2007
                           Project Services


Robert Bays                Vice President - Canadian Operations     Senior Management     2007


Robert F. Chase            Director                                 Non Executive Board   2006


Jullan Treger              Director                                 Non Executive Board   2007


John Brodie                Director                                 Non Executive Board   2006


Charles Pitcher            Director                                 Non Executive Board   2004


Kelly Stark-Anderson       Secretary                                Senior Management


                           Global Head, Human Resources &
Graham Foyle-Twining                                                Senior Management     2009
                           Organizational Development

                           Global Head, Health, Safety &
David Tingey                                                        Senior Management     2010
                           Environment
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Western Coal Corp. - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

Western Coal Corp.
1000 - 885 Dunsmuir Street
Vancouver
British Columbia (BC)
Zip: V6C 1N5
Canada
Tel: + 1 604 6082692
Fax: + 1 604 6290075



Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Western Coal Corp., Subsidiaries

Xtract Energy plc                                                   NEMI Northern Energy & Mining Inc.
Level 2                                                             2500 - 555 W. Hastings St.
London                                                              Vancouver
Zip: W1S 4DW                                                        British Columbia (BC)
United Kingdom                                                      Zip: V6B 4N5
Tel: + 44 20 70791798                                               Canada
Fax: + 44 20 74912758


Wolverine Coal Ltd.                                                 0541237 B.C. Ltd.
Canada                                                              Canada




Willow Creek Coal Partnership                                       Cambrian Mining Limited
Canada                                                              United Kingdom


Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research



Western Coal Corp., Locations

West Virginia Regional Office                                       Northeast BC Regional Office
702 Professional Park                                               235 Front Street
Summersville                                                        British Columbia (BC)
Zip: 26651                                                          Zip: V0C 2W0
United States                                                       Canada
Tel: + 1 304 8729683                              
								
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