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NMDC iron ore output flat at 2.52 mln T in Jun

2020-07-03 16:15:07 Company,  International,  Iron Ore

India's state-owned mining major NMDC said its iron ore production was flat at 2.52 million tonnes in June 2020 compared with June 20...

Coal India output falls for third straight month in Jun on tepid demand

2020-07-02 09:20:57 Company,  Production & Sales,  International

Coal India Ltd (CIL) reported a 12.8% fall in production in June, reflecting the third straight month of decline in output as nationa...

China's top 10 coal miners post 1.22% growth in Jan-May output

2020-07-01 09:44:28 Company,  Production & Sales

Coal production of the 10 largest coal producers increased by 1.22% year on year in the first five months, according to data released...

Dutch Tata Steel workers strike at IJmuiden plant

2020-06-30 16:20:46 Company,  International

Tata Steel factory workers went on strike for the second time in three days on June 28 to protest planned job cuts in the Netherlands...

Coal India Q4 net profit fell 23% on higher costs, lower sales

2020-06-30 09:20:01 Company,  International

Coal India on June 26 posted fourth-quarter net profit fell 23% due to higher costs and lower revenue. Net profit for th...

China Gas fuel sales growth slows as lockdown batters demand

2020-06-30 09:17:29 Company,  Production & Sales

China Gas Holdings Ltd , one of China's largest independent piped gas distributors, said on June 26 gas sales in its latest financial...

Peabody offloads Broadmeadow East project to junior

2020-06-29 16:44:58 Company,  International

Bowen Coking Coal has secured an agreement with Peabody to acquire the Broadmeadow East coking coal project near Moranbah, Queensland...

Rio Tinto reaches power supply deal with Mongolia for Oyu Tolgoi mine

2020-06-29 13:39:10 Company,  International

Rio Tinto Ltd said on June 29 it had reached an agreement with Mongolia to domestically supply power to its Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mi...

Shaanxi to complete its largest CTO project in Aug

2020-06-28 10:43:34 Company

China's third largest coal production base Shaanxi is expected to complete construction of its largest coal-to-olefin project by the ...

CHN Energy's Baoshen railway starts 300Mt capacity expansion project

2020-06-24 12:31:10 Company,  Inland Shipment

Baoshen railway officially starts 300Mt capacity expansion project, as its Shanggelao station completed the turnout upgrade, accordin...

Baowu spearheads fund to develop world's largest untapped iron reserve

2020-06-24 11:12:42 Company

State-owned steel giant Baowu is leading a consortium of steelmakers seeking to revive a long-stalled iron ore project in Guinea, tak...

Shanghai Gas May supply falls 14% on yr

2020-06-24 11:06:12 General,  Company,  Production & Sales

Shanghai Gas Group supplied 540 million cubic meters of natural gas in the city in May, falling 13.9% from the previous year and decr...

Indonesia's Bumi Resources April coal output down 4.2% MoM

2020-06-24 10:17:14 Company,  Production & Sales

Indonesia's most productive coal miner PT Bumi Resources churned out 6.9 million tonnes of coal in April, down 4.2% month on month. ...

CIL's coal allocation under e-auction for non-power sector jumps to 6 Mt in Apr-May

2020-06-24 09:19:27 Company,  International

Coal India's fuel allocation under the exclusive e-auction scheme for non-power consumers like steel and cement jumped five-fold to 6...

BHP Group hires JP Morgan to sell Australian thermal coal mine: sources

2020-06-24 08:38:31 Company,  International

The world's largest mining company BHP Group has hired U.S. investment bank JP Morgan to sell its Australian thermal coal mine, follo...

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1 China Coal Daily Track (Jul 3) 2020-07-03

Thermal coal Production area Large miners in Yulin of Shaanxi saw normal production and sales and stable prices, while some small miners raised prices by 5 yuan/t as output reduced amid maint

2 China coking coal rises at slower pace as sentiment sours for coke 2020-07-03

China's coking coal prices are slowing down their rises as the sentiment sourced in the downstream coke sector, putting the lid on the raw material demand. Coke producers and steel makers

3 Indonesian low-CV coal prices fall below $24/t; downward pressure remains 2020-07-03

Offer prices of Indonesian thermal coal prices nudged lower on June 3 in the Chinese seaborne import market due to the poor demand curbed by a lack of import quotas. Market participants surmised the d

4 China's thermal coal prices climb quickly on bullish outlook 2020-07-03

Thermal coal prices moved up rapidly at northern Chinese ports late this week, on the back of revived market confidence for higher buying demand and tight supply. Prevailing offers for 0.

5 High inventory at power plants may cap thermal coal price rise 2020-07-03

Chinese domestic thermal coal prices may have limited uptick space in early July, as downstream buyers have sufficient stocks at present and are less likely to release much buying interest until consu

6 China Jun coastal coal shipping market: freight rates down on soft demand 2020-07-03

China's coastal coal shipping market spiraled down in June, as shipment demand still lacked support while shipping capacity was in surplus. Utilities were prudent in spot coal purchase du

7 China coal mine safety watchdog warns of possible floods at mines 2020-07-03

China's National Coal Mine Safety Administration warned of possible floods at coal mines alongside persistently strong rainfalls in South China and Southwest China. Entering the rainy sea

8 China launches power trading guideline to protect marketization 2020-07-03

China officially established the guideline on medium- and long-term electricity trading based a 2016 temporary version, to ensure the market can develop healthily free from too much government interve

9 China National Nuclear Power H1 new energy power generation surges 667.74% 2020-07-03

China National Nuclear Power Co., Ltd, the world's fourth largest nuclear power producer, saw power generation from new energy surge 667.74% year on year to 1.29 TWh in the first half of this year, sa

10 China Jun thermal coal market: prices rise amid tight supply 2020-07-03

Thermal coal prices further went up in China's main production areas in June, as supply tightened owing to safety regulation and control on sales quota in Shaanxi and Inner Mongolia. Pric

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1 China May coking coal imports down 19.1% on yr 2020-06-29

China's coking coal imports totaled 4.79 million tonnes in May, down 19.1% year on year and 23.8% month on month, data from the General Administration of Customs showed. Value of the impo

2 CHN Energy Jul term contract prices reach new high so far this yr 2020-07-02

China's top coal mining group China Energy Investment Corporation, or CHN Energy, raised its monthly term contract prices of thermal coal for July delivery to a new high so far this year, market sourc

3 Japan's thermal coal imports hit 5-yr low in May 2020-06-29

Japan's thermal coal imports (bituminous and sub-bituminous coal) fell 10.11% from a year ago and 21.91% from a month ago to 7.13 million tonnes in May, hitting the lowest level since June 2015, data

4 Japan May coking coal imports drop to a new low 2020-06-30

Japan's coking coal imports in May dropped to a record low since January 2015 when started recording, according to official data. The country imported 4.65 million tonnes of co

5 Australia's resources export earnings to fall 10% in 2021 as pandemic hits 2020-06-30

Australia's mining and energy export earnings are expected to hit a record high this financial year then drop 10% in the year to June 2021 as commodity prices tumble due to coronavirus pandemic lockdo

6 China's top 10 coal miners post 1.22% growth in Jan-May output 2020-07-01

Coal production of the 10 largest coal producers increased by 1.22% year on year in the first five months, according to data released by China National Coal Association. Combined producti

7 Indonesia sets Jul coal HBA price at lowest in 4 yrs 2020-07-03

The Indonesian government set its coal benchmark price (HBA) for July at $52.16/t, down from $52.98/t last month, the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry said in a statement on July 3.

8 China May coke imports surge 54.13% MoM 2020-07-01

China imported 189,200 tonnes of coke in May, surging 54.13% from a month ago, customs data showed. The figure was also a sharp increase compared with only 2,147 tonnes in the same month

9 Mongolia's exports drop by 40.6% in H1 2020-07-01

In the first six months, Mongolia's total exports amounted $2.2 billion, according to the Customs General Administration. Mongolia's exports decreased by 40.6% or $1.5 billion in the firs

10 China coal mine safety watchdog warns of possible floods at mines 2020-07-03

China's National Coal Mine Safety Administration warned of possible floods at coal mines alongside persistently strong rainfalls in South China and Southwest China. Entering the rainy sea

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1 Chinese utilities' shipment cancellation clouds Indonesia thermal coal outlook 2020-06-23

Several Chinese utilities reportedly cancelled shipments for up to 12 vessels of imported thermal coal, mostly Indonesia coal, further clouding outlook of the fossil fuel in the near term.

2 Quota crunch deters Chinese appetites on seaborne coking coal 2020-06-24

After three power plants in Jiangsu's Nantong withdrew a total of 12 vessels seaborne thermal coal, concerns about a lack of quotas for coking coal imports are deterring Chinese steel mills from furth

3 Uncertainty looms large for Indonesian thermal coal export to China 2020-06-24

Uncertainties loomed large for Indonesian thermal coal exports to China, after several utilities in Jiangsu province canceled shipment due to a lack of import quotas. Market confidence wa

4 Chinese demand muted for Indonesian thermal coal amid festival 2020-06-28

Chinese buying demand for Indonesian thermal coal stayed muted during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, with a lack of clarity on market direction in the days ahead. The festiva

5 China May coal imports fall for 1st time this yr 2020-06-29

China's coalimports (lignite included) logged the first decline this year in May, falling 19.7% year on year, showed customs data, mainly dragged by tightened import quotas. Coal im

6 Chinese thermal coal prices kept stable; sentiment swings 2020-06-24

Chinese domestic thermal coal market continued to move sideways on June 24, the last trading day before a three-day holiday of the Dragon Boat Festival. But some traders were concerned of downward ris

7 Indonesian thermal coal stays weak on waned demand 2020-06-22

Indonesian thermal coal prices remained weak at the beginning of this week, as Chinese end users' demand was still dented by tightened customs restriction and India continued to shun imported coal ami

8 Coking coal rally continues in China on restocking activity 2020-06-22

Coking coal prices almost achieved across-the-board rises in main production areas of China, boosted by replenishments of coke plants. Data from showed coking coal stocks at sur

9 Indonesian thermal coal likely to further head south amid faltering demand 2020-06-30

Indonesian seaborne thermal coal market witnessed another silent session on June 30, with few deals concluded and offers/bids largely unchanged. The most-traded 3,800 Kcal/kg NAR thermal

10 Cost rises fueling bullish sentiment to Chinese thermal coal market 2020-06-28

Chinese domestic thermal coal market sentiment was supported by increased costs after the Three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday. The market has flatlined for almost two weeks with variou

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