Alliance Resource Partners, L.P., is a coal producer and marketer company. The Company’s mining operations include: Illinois Basin Operations, Central Appalachian Operations, Northern Appalachian Operations, and Other Operations. Illinois Basin Operations, engaged in mining operations and operate mining complexes in the Illinois Basin basin. Central Appalachian Operations, mining operations located in Kentucky and operate mining complex in Central Appalachia, with another complex idled. Northern Appalachian Operations, operate mining complexes in Northern Appalachia and control undeveloped reserves. Other Operations, include: leasing of land and operating coal loading terminal; resell bought coal from non-affiliated producers; underground longwall mining operation; provide mine products and services; provide ash and scrubber sludge removal, and coal yard maintenance and arranging alternate transportation services.