China Sep coal exports up 9.52% on yr

2017-10-13 13:37:00 Import & Export sxcoal.com

China exported a total 690,000 tonnes of coal in September, climbing 9.52% on the year and surging 11.5 from August, showed data from the General Administration of Customs (GAC) on October 13.

 

The value of the September exports was $80.05 million, rising 65.39% from a year ago and 599.38% from August. That translated to an average price of $116.02/t, decreasing 39.2% month on month but increasing 51% year on year.

 

Over January-September, coal exports of the country rose 4.8% year on year to 6.6 million tonnes. The value totaled $895 million, surging 88.3% from a year ago.

 

Meanwhile, China exported 470,000 tonnes of coke and semi-coke in September, with value at $118.88 million.

(Writing by William Gao   Editing by Harry Huo)
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