China's domestic thermal coal prices extended the upswing last week, driven by the ongoing export ban in Indonesia that would delay January arrivals to China. Participants expected a downbeat market i
China's power consumption reached 8,312.8 TWh of electricity in 2021, up 10.3% from 2020 and 14.7% from 2019, with two-year average growth at 7.1%. showed data from National Energy Administration on J
Coking coal prices remained buoyed in Shanxi at the start of the week backed by resilient purchases from downstream coking plants, although prices showed signs of stabilizing in Inner Mongolia followi
China's thermal coal market eased the rising steam at the beginning of this week. Expectations of a decline in the remainder of the month arose in the market after Indonesia eased its export ban and u
Production area Overall thermal coal supply shrank slightly, as some coal mines had the Spring Festival leave plan. Miners said supply fell short of demand, given active restocking
China's coking coal market remained strong during the past week and all types of grades registered growths, with primary coking coal and fat coal up largely, since coal supply was tightening as more m
Chinese metallurgical coke producers proposed the fourth round of coke price hike last week, as supply was not able to catch up with demand amid still resilient replenishment demand from steel mills a
China's raw coal output was 384.67 million tonnes in December, up 7.2% from the year prior, with the growth expanding by 2.6 percentage points from November and presenting the largest rise since April
China's production of coal, coke, crude steel and other main industrial products in December 2021
China produced 1.03 billion tonnes of crude steel in 2021, down 3.0% from 1.05 billion tonnes in the preceding year, well beating the target of limiting output at the year-ago level, according to the
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Indonesia granted 37 vessels loaded with coal to sail abroad, the Coordinating Ministry of Maritime and Investment Affairs on January 13, although the minister emphasized the ban on coal exports has n
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China's thermal coal market on January 12 was largely unchanged as participants were confused about Indonesia's erratic attitude towards the export ban, which has been in place for 12 days.
South Korea imported 29,700 tonnes of coke in December 2021, rising 74.71% year on year but falling 29.12% month on month, customs data showed.
China remained the major cok
Longde Coal Mine in Shenmu, northwestern China's Shaanxi province said on January 10 that it would replace the original market-oriented pricing with the long-term contract pricing for its mine-mouth s
Some Chinese listed coking coal producers may see their financial performance remain strong in the first quarter in 2022, as major miners' contract prices for the quarter jumped more than 50% from the
A heavy-duty train loaded with 10,589 tonnes of coal in 105 wagons arrived at Xiangyang northern station in central China's Hubei province on January 10.
This is the first 10,000-tonne tr
China's coking coal and coke futures retreated on January 13 following a robust increase in the preceding day, as investors started to worry about the resumption of demand after the Lunar New Year hol
China's domestic thermal coal market kept range-bound on January 14 with the sentiment further weakening after Indonesia allowed some export coal vessels to sail out and weak demand outlook due to the
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