Henan Coal Industry Chemical Group posted profits of RMB 5.44 billion (approx. US$796 million) on consolidated operating revenue of over RMB78 billion (approx. US$11.5 billion) in 2008. Coal production hit 45 million tons for the year. Despite the current global financial crisis, the company completed investment of RMB 7.45 billion (approx. US$1.09 billion). The group's total investment in 2009 is expected to exceed RMB 20 billion (approx. US$2.93 billion).