Story: State-owned enterprises

Solid Energy advertisement, 2005 (5th of 5)

Solid Energy advertisement, 2005

In 1987 the Coal Corporation of New Zealand (Coalcorp) was incorporated as a state-owned enterprise out of the old State Coal Mines. In 1996 Coalcorp was rebranded Solid Energy New Zealand. It was the country's major coal miner in 2011.

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Rob Laking, 'State-owned enterprises - What are state-owned enterprises?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by Rob Laking, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Feb 2015