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July 2004
Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
3 Unnamed Coal Mine Yunnan Explosion 7 0
12 Gangbao Iron Mine Shanxi Asphyxiation 11 0
14 Maolong Coal Mine Guizhou Explosion 10 9
14 Shuangfu Coal Mine Hunan Fire 6 3
17 Zhuyuan Colliery Henan Cave-in 6 0
20 Luzigou Colliery Shanxi Explosion 12 0
Thirty-four coal miners trapped in a flooded shaft in northern China managed to escape alive.
20 Unnamed Coal Mine Gansu Fire 3 0
21 Baiguowan Coal Mine Sichuan Explosion 5 0
27 Yinguangshi Coal Mine Hunan Explosion 16 0
28 Zhongxing Coal Mine Liaoning Explosion 4 2
28 Zhongshan Colliery Sichuan Explosion 4 0
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.