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Company History ANTAM

Incorporated in 1968, ANTAM was a state owned company resulting from a merger of several state-owned mining companies and projects, namely the State General Mining Company, the State Bauxite Mining Company, the Tjikotok State Gold Mining Company, the State Precious Metals Company, PT Nickel Indonesia, the Diamond Project and other projects under the Bapetamb.

The Company was Established as "Perusahaan Negara (PN) Aneka Tambang" Under the Government Regulation No. 22/1968, the Company was established as Perusahaan Negara (PN) Aneka Tambang on July 5, 1968. 


ANTAM was formed by merger from several Indonesian government projects & mining companies


  • Change of PN ANTAM to Perusahaan Negara Perseroan Terbatas (“Perusahaan Perseroan”) based on Government Regulation No 26 Year 1974
  • Change of ANTAM to Perusahaan Perseroan Terbatas based on the Company’s Establishment Act No. 320 dated December 30 1974



Issuance of Finance Minister Decree No. Kep. 1768/MK/IV/12/1974, on the Capital of the Establishment of Perusahaan Perseroan (Persero) PT Aneka Tambang to Perseroan Terbatas with the name PT Aneka Tambang, which was resolved by the Minister of Law and Human Rights based on Decree No. Y.A. 5/170/4 dated May 21 1975


Commercial operations of Ferronickel I Plant (FeNi I) in Pomalaa, South East Sulawesi.


Gebe Island nickel mine commenced operations


Pongkor gold mine commenced operations



Commercial operation of FeNi II Plant


The Company Launched an Initial Public Offering by Selling 35% of its Shares to the Public

The Company launched an Initial Public Offering by selling 35% of its shares to the public and listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange in 1997. The fund raised from the IPO was used to support ferronickel project III expansion. 


Gee Island nickel mine commenced operation


The Company Listed its Shares in Australia

Two years later (1999), the Company listed its shares in Australia under foreign exempt entity status.


Tanjung Buli nickel mine commenced operations


ASX Listing

Which was upgraded in 2002 into ASX Listing, which had stronger provisions.


ANTAM issued US$200 million bond to finance FeNi III Plant Project


Commenced operation of FeNi III Plant


ANTAM acquired Cibaliung gold mine


  • Signing of EPC contract of Tayan CGA project
  • Cibaliung gold mine & Tapunopaka nickel mine commenced operations


  • Construction of Tayan CGA Project commenced
  • Acquisition of Sarolangun Coal Mining
  • Opening of Pakal Island nickel mine


  • Groundbreaking of Coal Fired Power Plant & Line-4 of the Pomalaa Ferronickel Plant Expansion Project
  • Tapunopaka nickel mine commenced operations


Commisioning of Tayan Chemical Grade Alumina Plant


Commissioning of jetty facilities, belt conveyor & Refining-3 of the Pomalaa Ferronickel Plant Expansion Project


  • Rights issue which included State Capital participation went successful with oversubscription and nearly Rp5.38 trillion proceeds
  • Signing of MoU with Inalum and Chinalco
  • Launching of gold with batik motifs
  • Operations of Furnace-4 commenced


  • EPC Contract of East Halmahera Ferronickel Development Project
  • Innovation on BRANKAS services
  • Launch of jewellery products
  • Strategic alliance with Newcrest in gold exploration
  • Launch of Green Fine Aggregate products


  • Ferronickel production and sales reached all time high
  • ANTAM acquired Gold PROPER
  • ANTAM remain as one of the low cost ferronickel producer globally
  • ANTAM commenced export of gold product to Japan
  • ANTAM obtained mineral export license for low grade nickel ore and washed bauxite ore
  • First piling of East Halmahera Ferronickel Plant Development Project (P3FH)
  • ANTAM became part of the Holding of Industrial Mining State Owned Enterprises


  • The 50th Year Anniversary, ANTAM Supports The Development of Mineral Downstream Industry in Indonesia
  • Launching The Gold Thematic Product & Indonesian Batik Motif Gold Series II
  • Innovation on Design & Packaging of Gold Minted Bar Product
  • ANTAM remains posted the all time high of Ferronickel Production and Sales & Sales of Gold Product
  • ANTAM fully ownership in PT Indonesia Chemical Alumina


Transformation to ANTAM’s New Logo

  • Highest performance of bauxite ore production and sales, and ferronickel sales
  • ANTAM’s launched precious metal product innovation: Gift Series product & Gold Bezel Series II


  • Development, Implementation and Certification of Anti-Bribery Management System (ABMS) Based on ISO 37001:2016
  • Highest performance of ferronickel production


  • ANTAM Receives Gold PROPER Through Gold Mining Business Unit
  • Payments of Principal the B-Series Rupiah Sustainable Bonds I with Fixed Rate-Stage I 2011, Amounting to Rp2.1 Trillion
  • Operation of North Konawe Nickel Mining Business Unit, Southeast Sulawesi


  • The All-Time High of the Gold Sales Volume Performance
  • The First Phase of the 15 MW Power Plant Was Switched-On of East Halmahera Ferronickel Plant Project
  • The Company’s Spin-off of Partial Segment of Nickel Business into PT Nusa Karya Arindo dan PT Sumberdaya Arindo
  • ANTAM Launches the Third Series of Indonesian Batik Gold Products
  • The Framework Agreement Signing of The EV Battery Integrated Project Between Indonesia Battery Corporation, ANTAM, CBL, and LGES
  • ANTAM and CNGR Sign Framework Agreement for the Development of Nickel Ore Industrial Area

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