GCC is a company incorporated in Alberta, Canada and is engaged in the production and sales of premium hard coking coal. It is an exporter of premium low volatile hard coking coal, and is one of the only four coking coal producers in North America with the ability to export coking coal from the west coast to the end user market in Asia. The company was acquired by Up Energy (307.HK) in 2015.
GCC coal mines are situated in Smoky River Coal Field and commenced production in 2004. With 25 mines held totaling over 29,000 hectares, it has abundant reserves position for surface mining and underground mining. The raw coal resources, prepared in accordance with the Canadian Standard NI 43-101, amounted to 664 million tonnes, and the total saleable coal reserves amounted to 148 million tonnes, with a mine life over 40 years.