Bara Alam Utama (BAU) is a sub-bituminous thermal coal mine located in the Merapi Barat district, South Sumatra. The mine operates under an IUP permit that was awarded on 29 April 2010. BAU's IUP was converted from an Exploitation KP license issued on 27 December 2007 as required by the 2009 Mining Law. The converted IUP licence is valid for 30 years. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.