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Where is China's coking coal market going?

2017-09-20 10:58:00 Policy,  Viewpoint,  Coking Coal,  futures sxcoal.com

China's coking coal futures market had been in an upward trend for months but suddenly fell off a cliff on September 15, and contin...

China steel hits near 1-mth low on demand woes, drags iron ore

2017-09-20 08:34:00 Iron Ore,  Steel Products,  futures reuters.com

Chinese steel futures dropped to their weakest in almost a month on September 19 amid worries that planned winter curbs may dent dema...

China steel price falls as mills ramp up output ahead of winter crackdown

2017-09-18 08:49:00 Price,  futures reuters.com

China's steel prices fell more than 2% on September 15 and were on track for their biggest weekly loss since early June on growing co...

China coking coal on track for worst day since contract launch

2017-09-15 17:22:00 Price,  Coking Coal,  futures reuters.com

China's coking coal futures plunged almost 8% in afternoon trading on September 15 and were on track for their biggest one day drop s...

China iron ore, steel rebound after five-day slide

2017-09-12 18:04:00 Price,  futures reuters.com

Steel and iron ore futures in China advanced on September 12, regaining some lost ground after a five-day retreat, with demand seen r...

China steel futures drop for third day on weak demand outlook

2017-09-08 11:14:00 Viewpoint,  futures reuters.com

China's steel futures fell for a third day on September 7 on worries that a wave of environmental inspections at industrial sites wou...

China's steel futures fall back as tighter supply fears ease

2017-09-07 09:01:00 Price,  futures reuters.com

Chinese rebar steel futures fell on September 6 as physical trading cooled after a round of speculative buying, stoked by fears that ...

China steel futures hit new high on supply, inspection fears after fire

2017-09-04 14:23:00 Viewpoint,  futures reuters.com

China's steel rebar futures jumped to their highest in four and a half years on September 4, extending the previous session's gains o...

Chinese steel, iron ore futures rise on industrial outlook

2017-09-01 17:55:00 futures sxcoal.com

Chinese rebar steel futures rose more than 2% on September 1, lifted by further signs of strength in Chinese industrial activity. ...

Iron ore tracks China steel prices lower

2017-08-31 09:21:00 futures reuters.com

Chinese iron ore futures dropped more than 1% on August 30 as a slide in steel prices dragged down the raw material, although firm st...

China steel futures end flat after early drop

2017-08-30 10:31:00 futures reuters.com

China's steel rebar futures closed nearly flat on August 29 after a slide during morning trade, with investors still wondering whethe...

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1 Weekly global coal market news summary (Sep 18- Sep 22) 2017-09-22

World energy consumption to grow 28% by 2040, EIA The U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) recently released International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017) projects that world energy c

2 Weekly China coal market news summary (Sep 18- Sep 22) 2017-09-22

China's NDRC calls for output and transport boost to ensure coal supply China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) on September 20 called for relevant authorities to boost pro

3 Exorbitant import coal prices hinder Chinese buyer interests 2017-09-22

Chinese traders and power producers were sacred away by exorbitant thermal coal prices offered by Indonesian and Australian miners, despite an ongoing supply crunch that have pushed up domestic prices

4 Global crude steel Aug output up 6.3% on yr, Worldsteel 2017-09-22

Crude steel production for the 67 members of the World Steel Association totaled 143.6 million tonnes in August, growing 6.3% from a year ago and almost flat from the month prior, showed data from Wor

5 Heihe port reopens to Russian coal after 6 yrs 2017-09-22

Heihe port, the northeastern most point of China's Heilongjiang province, resumed import of coal from neighboring Russia after a lapse of six years, sources from Heihe Inspection and Quarantine Bure

6 Hebei steel makers slow down coke buying as stocks increase 2017-09-22

Steel producers in Hebei, China's top steelmaking province, have slowed down purchase for coke, after their stockpiles increased to a moderate level in the wake of recent intensive restocking, sour

7 China set for world's largest clean coal power system by 2020 2017-09-22

China is expected to boast the world's largest clean coal power system with high efficiency by 2020, the Xinhua-run Economic Information Daily reported on September 20. Since 2014, the co

8 China thermal coal supply tension remains as rail wagons hard to get 2017-09-21

Despite several official directives issued earlier urging coal miners to expand production, supply of thermal coal remained tight in China, with traders reporting difficulties in securing railway capa

9 China CTO industry growth beset with difficulties 2017-09-21

With rapid development these years, China's coal-to-olefin (CTO) sector is undergoing a bottleneck period. Companies that used to make a killing from CTO projects have been almost unprofitable now.

10 China thermal coal price soars high, beating market expectations 2017-09-21

Prices of thermal coal, used mainly for power generation, continued to fly high in September, after recovering from a brief decline that ended in late August, beating market expectations of a weake

Most Read News Stories

1 Mongolian miners plan coal output hikes as China demand rises 2017-09-12

Mongolia's coal miners are looking to ramp up production to meet growing demand from top buyer China, but longstanding transportation issues continue to hold back sales, Reuters reported on September

2 Coal supply for power plants to improve over 15-20 days 2017-09-11

In view of current coal shortage in the power plants, the supply of the fossil fuel would improve over the next 15-20 days, IANS reported on September 9, citing the Union Railways and Coal minister Pi

3 Shanxi to shut first batch of coal-fired power capacity of 840 MW this yr 2017-09-11

Coal-rich Shanxi province publicized the first batch of coal-fired power plants to be shut in 2017, totaling 840 MW, said an official notice. The move, involving five power companies, is

4 China coking coal on track for worst day since contract launch 2017-09-15

China's coking coal futures plunged almost 8% in afternoon trading on September 15 and were on track for their biggest one day drop since the contract's launch in 2013 on chart-based selling amid worr

5 China iron ore, steel rebound after five-day slide 2017-09-12

Steel and iron ore futures in China advanced on September 12, regaining some lost ground after a five-day retreat, with demand seen remaining intact in the world's top consumer of both commodities.

6 China spends big to ensure clean winter heating in N. China 2017-09-11

Chinese central and local governments are committed to huge spending in the coming three years to ensure clean winter heating in 12 cities in northern China. Those cities, including Shiji

7 24 coal cos ranked on list of China's top 500 companies in 2017 2017-09-12

A total of 24 coal enterprises are ranked on the list of China's top 500 companies this year, two less than a year ago, showed the list on September 10 published by China Enterprise Confederation (CEC

8 Northeast China's largest solar power farm comes online 2017-09-12

A 100-MW floating photovoltaic (PV) power project was reported to be connected to gird recently in Zhuanghe city of Liaoning province, marking the largest solar power plant in northeastern China ha

9 China releases guideline to support reform of coal-rich province 2017-09-12

China's State Council made public a guideline to support the economic transformation of coal-rich Shanxi province, Xinhua News Agency reported on September 12. By 2020, the share of coal

10 Inner Mongolia thermal coal prices edge up in Aug 2017-09-12

Thermal coal prices increase slightly in northern China's Inner Mongolia last month, said the regional development and reform commission. In August, thermal coal mine-mouth prices average

Most Read Analysis & Comments

1 China thermal coal prices range-bound at high level in Aug 2017-09-04

Prices of Chinese thermal coal generally followed a V-shape trend in the past month. Continuous price drop lasted before picking up in the last few days of the month. The Fenwei CCI Therm

2 Clean power has a bright future in China 2017-09-06

China is currently planning a 800-MW wind farm off the coast of eastern China's Yancheng, which will surpass the UK's 630-MW London Array as the world's largest offshore wind farm. Yanche

3 Where is China's coking coal market going? 2017-09-19

China's coking coal futures market had been in an upward trend for months but suddenly fell off a cliff on September 15, and continued dropping the next trading day. On September

4 Freight rates keep rising in China's seaborne coal market 2017-09-18

Coal vessels owners embraced a golden period of time since late August when freight rates had been rapidly growing in China's seaborne coal market especially entering September. A

5 Coking coal supply shortage eases in Shanxi 2017-09-19

Supply tension of coking coal, one coke making material, was seen easing in northern China's Shanxi province, market sources said, mainly due to waning demand from downstream coke and steel makers.

6 China thermal coal price soars high, beating market expectations 2017-09-21

Prices of thermal coal, used mainly for power generation, continued to fly high in September, after recovering from a brief decline that ended in late August, beating market expectations of a weake

7 China major power generators' coal stocks sink below 10-Mt mark 2017-09-21

Combined coal stocks of China's six major coastal power enterprises dropped below 10 million tonnes on September 19, the first time in more than five months. The stocks level,

8 China thermal coal market much brisker than expected since Sep 2017-09-12

China's domestic thermal coal market has seen the upward strength started in late August extending into September, a month of slack demand traditionally, supported by ongoing supply tension and incr

9 An overview of China's raw coal output in August 2017-09-19

China produced 290.77 million tonnes of raw coal in August, up 4.1% from the preceding year but down 1.23% from July, showed data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on September 14.

10 China Coal Daily Track (Sep 8) 2017-09-08

Thermal coal Domestic market Prices of slack and lump coal climbed 10-15 yuan/t in some areas of Shaanxi and Inner Mongolia. Northern Shanxi reported stable prices of both raw and washed c