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China Shenhua Jul polythene sales up 2.5% YoY

2019-08-20 14:22:26 Company,  MTO

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd, one world-class coal-based integrated energy company, saw its year-on-year growth of polythene sales s...

Coal chemical cos seeking new financing channels amid mounting credit pressure

2019-06-27 16:09:09 Viewpoint,  MTO

Coal chemical enterprises in China's Xinjiang, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia and Shaanxi are seeking new financing channels as banks rais...

China Coal May polyolefin production up 7.6% YoY

2019-06-13 08:57:21 Production & Sales,  Methanol,  MTO

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd, a listed subsidiary of China National Coal Group, said its polyolefin output grew 7.6% year on year and 5...

China Shenhua polythene sales decline for 4 straight months

2019-05-16 16:19:41 Production & Sales,  MTO

China Shenhua Energy (1088.HK) published its April's coal chemical operational data late May 15. According to the data, sales of poly...

China Coal Mar PE output rises 9.8% on mth

2019-04-19 14:12:25 Company,  MTO

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd., one listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 67,000 tonnes of polyethylene (PE) in March, risin...

China Shenhua Mar polyolefin sales surge 18pct YoY

2019-04-15 11:46:22 Company,  Production & Sales,  MTO

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd, sold 61,400 tonnes of polyolefin (PO) in March, up 18.1% year on year, said the company in a statement...

Sinopec kicks in polyolefin project construction in Guizhou

2019-03-29 08:32:15 MTO

China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) announced to kick in construction of its polyolefin project in Zhijin county in Gu...

Jiutai Energy Zhunger kicks start 600,000 T/yr olefin project

2019-03-25 09:44:43 Company,  MTO

Jiutai Energy Zhunger Co., Ltd. put an olefin project with a capacity of 600,000 tonnes per annum into operation in Zhunger in Ordos ...

Datong Coal Mine launches a 600,000 T coal-to-olefin project

2019-03-21 09:00:28 Company,  MTO

Datong Coal Mine Group Co., Ltd., a state-owned coal mining enterprise based in Shanxi province, started construction of a coal-to-ol...

China Coal Feb PO output up 7.2% MoM, sales down 19.4%

2019-03-15 08:58:36 Company,  Production & Sales,  MTO

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd., one listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 119,000 tonnes of polyolefins (PO) in February, ri...

MTO's "thrombosis" needs a radical cure

2019-03-13 16:10:27 Viewpoint,  MTO

China has launched 28 sets of methanol-to-olefin (MTO) facilities by far, with the total annual production at 13.29 million tonnes. H...

China Shenhua Jan polythene sales down 7.1% YoY

2019-02-19 11:48:20 Company,  Production & Sales,  MTO

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd, one world-class coal-based integrated energy company, sold 33,900 tonnes of polythene in January, decr...

China's total methanol capacity reaches 88 Mtpa

2019-02-12 17:25:34 MTO

China registered its methanol production capacity total 87.59 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) or so as of the end of January, monitor...

China Coal Dec PE output up by 4.8% YoY

2019-01-16 11:36:09 Company,  Production & Sales,  MTO

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd., one listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 65,000 tonnes of polyethylene (PE) in December, up...

China coal chemical industry sees good profitability

2018-11-27 16:49:00 Viewpoint,  Resource,  Environmental Protection,  MTO,  Glycol

Insiders are positive on the profit prospects for coal chemical industry despite the coal de-capacity policies, environmental restric...

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2 China's Daye Special Steel: perhaps the only steel co with earnings growth in H1 2019-08-20

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3 China Coal Daily Track (Aug 20) 2019-08-20

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4 Thermal coal spot buying gathers pace in China; traders doubt its continuity 2019-08-20

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5 China Shenhua Jul commercial coal output down 1.6% on yr 2019-08-20

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6 China utility issues fresh tender for Indonesian low-CV thermal coal 2019-08-20

One major state-owned Chinese utility issued a fresh tender for Indonesian thermal coal with low calorific values at the first day of the week, according to traders familiar with the matter.

7 Weekly China thermal coal market analysis and forecast 2019-08-20

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8 Weekly China met. coke market analysis and forecast 2019-08-20

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9 Weekly China coking coal market analysis and forecast 2019-08-20

Coking coal market was steady at China's main production areas during the past week, despite supports from a stronger coke market after the second coke price increase. Uncertainties emerged as some co

10 China Coal Daily Track (Aug 19) 2019-08-19

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1 Allegiance Coal to broaden coal business in Canada and US 2019-08-16

Australia's energy giant Allegiance Coal has been longing to broaden metallurgical coal business in Canada and the US. The company has been going on with a project in Telkwa, Brit

2 Russian Mechel signs annual coking coal supply contracts with Chinese steel majors 2019-08-12

Mechel, one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, signed annual contracts for coking coal supplies with two Chinese steel giants, the company said on its website. The supply

3 China Jul raw coal output down 3.34% MoM, NBS 2019-08-14

China's raw coal production fell in July from an over 3-year high of 333.35 million tonnes a month earlier, data showed from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on August 14. Even tho

4 CHN Energy ranks first among top 50 Chinese coal producers 2019-08-13

State-owned China Energy Investment Corporation (CHN Energy) ranked first among top 50 coal producers in China based on output in 2018, and the energy giant saw coal output reach 524.13 million tonnes

5 Shandong: Almost all coal mines halt operation for typhoon Lekima 2019-08-12

Most coal mines suspended mining operations on August 11 in eastern China's Shandong province to ensure safety during the transit of typhoon Lekima to the province, said the provincial coal mine safet

6 Ganqimaodou Jul coal imports up 4.62% MoM 2019-08-16

Ganqimaodou, an inland hub for China-Mongolia coal transportation, saw a month-on-month growth of 4.62% in coal imports in July, statistics data showed. It imported 1.73 million tonnes of

7 China to strengthen safety checks at coal mines 2019-08-13

China is about to launch a series of safety checks at coal mines over late-August to the end of September, in a bid to snuff out any production loopholes and prevent calamities, National Coal Mine Saf

8 Australian Pacific Coal mulls options after regulator bars mine extension 2019-08-13

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9 Coal India's 54 mining projects facing delays 2019-08-16

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10 Shaanxi registers highest natural gas output among Chinese provinces 2019-08-15

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1 China Jul coal imports at 2nd highest this yr; tighter curbs expected 2019-08-09

China's coal imports reached a six-month peak of 32.89 million tonnes in July, only second to 33.5 million tonnes in January this year when large volumes of the fuel cleared customs following newly re

2 Chinese ports tighten coal import control for non-local buyers, sources 2019-08-08

Some southern China ports have halt customs clearance for non-local coal importers, sources said, possibly as they don't have enough quotas for the rest months this year. Customs authorit

3 Indonesian thermal coal prices may hit bottom, traders 2019-08-07

Indonesian thermal coal prices may have already touched the lowest level following a spate of decreases since early July, traders suspected, as miners seemed to have no leeway to compromise.

4 China spot thermal coal outlook dims on worries of waning buying 2019-08-05

The short-term outlook continued to deteriorate for China's spot thermal coal market, as participants generally worried the summer demand peak could come to an end alongside onset of autumn this week.

5 Indonesian thermal coal prices further soften amid waning demand 2019-08-09

Indonesian thermal coal prices further weakened in China's seaborne import market, where traders and utilities showed poor buying appetite due to volatile Chinese yuan and customs restrictions.

6 Typhoon and rainstorms affect thermal coal handling at N China ports 2019-08-13

Thermal coal loadings have been affected greatly at northern China ports since last weekend, disrupted by Typhoon Lekima and consequent torrential rains. Both inbound rail deliveries and

7 Indonesian low-CV coal falls below $40 CFR China 2019-08-12

CFR price of Indonesian 3,800 Kcal/kg NAR coal, the most favored grade for Chinese utilities, has dropped below the $40/t threshold late last week following seven sessions of declines. On

8 China's import thermal coal market set for a new week of downside 2019-08-13

China's seaborne import thermal coal market is set for a new week of declines, as power producers' buying appetite seemed to be subduing amid high inventory and low consumption, in addition to import

9 China spot thermal coal extends downside; negative factors to further bite 2019-08-06

Spot thermal coal market has been on a downward trajectory at northern China ports since late last week, with prices of most-active 5,500 Kcal/kg and 5,000 Kcal/kg NAR grades further diving down to er

10 Weekly China thermal coal market analysis and forecast 2019-08-06

Spot thermal coal prices were divided at northern China ports last week, with low- and mid-CV coals trending up further amid tight supply while high-CV grades heading lower because of poor demand. The

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