Weekly China coal market news summary (May 18-May 22)

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China to slash H2 coal imports to back domestic miners, analysts say

China is expected to tighten coal import rules in the second half of 2020 to shore up its struggling domestic industry, after record ...

 

Thermal coal prices rally at China producing areas amid strong demand

Thermal coal prices rallied at China's main production bases, as production cuts ahead of the Two Sessions would prop up the market. ...

 

QHD port coal inventory falls below 4 Mt on increased trades

Coal inventory at Qinhuangdao port, a barometer of China's spot thermal coal market, fell below 4 million tonnes due to increased tra...

 

China thermal coal consumption rebounds obviously in the first half of May

An average of 3.6 million tonnes of thermal coal was burnt to generate 7.32 TWh of coal-fired power per day in China in the first hal...

 

China coking coal market little affected by 'Two Sessions'

Coking coal supply in China has felt limited effect from the annual political gathering starting May 21, and prices still lacked upwa...

 

Top 3 provinces contribute 70% of China's coal output in Jan-Apr

Raw coal output at China's three major production areas –Shanxi, Inner Mongolia, and Shaanxi – stood at 808.36 million tonnes in the ...

 

Daqin railway transport volume falling not by chance

Daqin Railway Co., Ltd. recently released its first quarterly report in 2020, showing that its operating income was 16.172 billion yu...

 

China's weak hydropower defies expectation of its hit on thermal power

China's hydropower generation registered deepened drops even though many regions have entered rainy season ahead of previous years an...

 

China Shenhua Apr coal sales up 68.4% YoY

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd., a listed arm of China Energy Investment Corp., posted a 68.4% year-on-year increase in coal sales in ...

 

China's Apr power consumption edges up 0.7% YoY

China's power consumption rose by 0.7% from the preceding year to 557.2 TWh in April, showed data from the National Energy Administra...

 

China's coal consumption falls to 57.7% of energy mix in 2019

China's coal consumption fell to 57.7% of the total energy mix in 2019, down from 59.2% a year earlier, according to a meeting summon...

 

China's coal industry reports steady growth in 2019

China's coal industry registered steady development in 2019, seeing improved industrial structure along with increased demand and sup...

(Writing by Emma Yang  Editing by Jessie Jia)
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