WĘGLOKOKS is the largest Polish coal exporter, which have been operated on the global markets for 65 years.
The company was established in 1951 as the Foreign Trade Enterprise, focused on the exports of hard coal. Coal export is currently one of the main company activities. At present, our coals are delivered mainly by land, above others to Germany, as well as to Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. WĘGLOKOKS S.A. also deals with coal, magnetite and biomass import In the field of foreign trade, our Company is also engaged in imports of coal, magnetite and biomass. The company’s activity on Polish market incudes: trading in products for metallurgy as well as trading biomass and liquid fuels for the energy industry.
According to the approved Strategy: maintain the leading position in coal export, diversify our commercial activity as well as develop and strengthen our operations in mining sector.
According to the approved Development Strategy for the years 2010-2015, WĘGLOKOKS S.A. is creating a strong corporate group based on three pillars: mining, metallurgy and power engineering. The WĘGLOKOKS Corporate Group includes, e.g. HUTA ŁABĘDY S.A. with the seat in Gliwice and subsidiaries GK Huta Łabędy, HUTA POKÓJ Capital Group with the seat in Ruda Śląska, Węglokoks Kraj sp. z o.o. in Piekary Śląskie with KWK Bobrek-Piekary, Węglokoks Energia Group, Polska Grupa Górnicza, Inter Balt Sp. z o.o in Gdańsk and foreign commercial branches: Polske Uhli (Czech Republic), Polkarbon (Austria) and Węglokoks Scandinavia.
WĘGLOKOKS S.A. is also the largest shareholder in Górnośląskie Towarzystwo Lotnicze (GTL S.A.) which operates the Katowice International Airport in Pyrzowice.