Beijing News (Reporter Liu Ruiming) On August 4, a reporter from the Beijing News learned from the Inspection Office of the Qinghai Provincial Department of Ecology and Environment that in response to media reports about illegal mining in the Juhugeng mining area in the Muli coal field in Qinghai, the relevant person in charge of the inspection office has Go to the Juhugeng mining area of Muli Coalfield for verification.
On August 4, some media reported that there was illegal mining in the Juhugeng mining area of the Muli coal field in Qinghai, causing damage to the local ecological environment. The report mentioned that the company illegally mining in the mining area is Qinghai Xingqing Industry and Trade Engineering Group Co., Ltd., whose chairman Ma Shaowei is known as Qinghai’s "hidden richest man". For 14 years, he has been entrenched in the Juhugeng coal mine in the Muli mining area and is suspected of illegal illegality. More than 26 million tons of coal were mined, with a profit exceeding 10 billion yuan.
On the afternoon of the 4th, a staff member of the Inspectorate Office of the Qinghai Provincial Department of Ecology and Environment told the Beijing News reporter that this morning, the Inspectorate Office held an emergency meeting on the matter. After the meeting, the director and deputy director of the inspectorate office have gone to the Muli Coalfield Juhugen Mining Area On-site, check the illegal exploitation.
Public information shows that the Muli mining area at an altitude of 4,200 meters is located in Tianjun County, Qinghai Province, next to the Qilian Mountain Nature Reserve. It is the resource gathering area of the Qilian Mountain coal-bearing belt and the only coking coal resource rich in Qinghai. The Muli coal field is composed of four mining areas, and the Juhu Geng coal field is composed of seven well fields. The Juhu Gengyi coal field is the largest and most reserves mine field, with nearly 400 million tons of coking coal reserves.