Weekly China coal market news summary (Oct 12- Oct 16)

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NE China provinces issue additional import quotas to ensure coal supply in winter

Northeastern China's Jilin and Heilongjiang provinces granted additional coal import quotas to local power plants and heat suppliers ...


China's import coal curbs may linger despite Jilin's new quota issuance

China is widely believed to maintain its tough attitude on import coal restrictions till the end of this year at least, in spite of i...


Chinese state generators verbally asked to stop importing Australian coal

China's customs authorities verbally informed state-owned power plants to stop importing Australian thermal coal for the time being, ...


Chinese coking coal market may keep strength amid winter restocking

Chinese coking coal market is likely to keep on the upswing in the remainder of October and even early November as coking plants and ...


China's domestic thermal coal less likely to drop dramatically in near term

China's thermal coal market may be stable or fall slightly in the remainder of October, as the supply-demand balance is hard to break...


China Sep coal import falls 38.34% on yr

China's coal import in September slumped 38.34% from 30.29 million tonnes a year ago to 18.68 million tonnes, showed the latest data ...


Ordos reiterates priority to ensure coal supply for winter heating season

Ordos, a major coal production hub in Inner Mongolia, reiterated its priority to release coal capacity and stabilize production to gu...


Shanxi to lower coal consumption to 80% of energy mix

Coal-dependent Shanxi province pledged to lower its coal consumption to 80% of the primary energy mix by the end of 2020, while boost...


Shanxi's new coal giant will surpass CIL in capacity after merger

The new giant coal producer in Shanxi is expected to surpass India's largest state-run producer Coal India Ltd in production capacity...


Chinese buyers look for more Mongolian coal amid reported import ban on Aussie supplies

Chinese end users presented improved purchase appetite for Mongolian coal this week, in the wake of reported import ban for Australia...


Ordos eases coal production control to strength supply

Ordos, China's largest coal hub in Inner Mongolia, has reportedly eased grips on coal production to strengthen supply and stabilize p...


Daqin Sep coal shipments increase 3.84% on yr

Daqin rail line, the most significant coal dedicated line shipping coal from Shanxi to transfer port Qinhuangdao, shipped 35.13 mil...


Hebei tries to enhance coal emergency supply capabilities

Hebei province will strengthen the management of coal emergency supply, storage and transportation centers, in an effort to enhance e...


China's rail coal transport reaches 50.31 Mt in early Oct

China transported 50.31 million tonnes of coal in total via railway over October 1-10, increasing by 920,000 tonnes compared with the...


China met coke prices hold steady after 50 yuan/t hike

China's metallurgical coke prices were steady on October 15 after the latest 50 yuan/t rise, despite emerging intention from several ...

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