Coal of Africa Ltd. is a holding company, which engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of thermal and metallurgical coal projects. It operates through the following segments: Exploration, Development, and Mining. The Exploration segment involves in the search for resources suitable for commercial exploitation, and the determination of the technical feasibility and commercial viability of resources. The Development segment deals with the establishing access to and commissioning facilities to extract, treat and transport production from the mineral reserve, and other preparations for commercial production. The Mining segment obtains a saleable product from the mineral reserve on a commercial scale and consists of the Mooiplaats Colliery. Its projects include Vele Colliery, Makhado Project, Greater Soutpansberg Project, Tshipise Energy Gas Exploration, and Tshipise Energy Gas Exploration. The company was founded on December 6, 1979 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.