Weekly China coal market news summary (Oct 19- Oct 23)

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China's NDRC urges sufficient coal supply to NE provinces

China's top economic planner called for sufficient coal supply to northeastern provinces to ensure energy security during the winter ...


Mine gas explosion in Shanxi may push safety inspection stricter

A coal mine gas explosion in central Shanxi province in the morning of October 20 is expected to trigger stricter safety inspections ...


Thermal coal trade slows at N China ports on wait-and-see mood

Thermal coal trades stayed low at northern China's transfer ports, given lingering wait-and-see sentiment among participants in antic...


China's Sep raw coal production dips 0.9% on yr, NBS

China's raw coal production dipped 0.9% year on year to 331.07 million tonnes in September, showed data from the National Bureau of S...


China consumes 2.9 Bt of coal in Jan-Sep, CNCA

China is estimated to consume 2.9 billion tonnes of coal in January-September period, according to Zhang Hong, the secretary of Commi...


Inner Mongolia's coal output on the increase, govt official

Inner Mongolia, a key energy hub in North China, saw its coal production on the increase since October with various measures to relea...


Ganqimaodu Sep coal imports up 5.42% on month

Coal imports through China's Ganqimaodu border crossing, the major gateway for Mongolia coking coal to China, increased 5.42% from a ...


Shandong phases out 60.2 Mtpa coal capacity in 5 yrs

Shandong province in eastern China has phased out a total 60.2 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) of coal production capacity since the ...


Shandong has 40 rock burst coal mines, the most in China

Shandong has 40 rock burst mines, the most among all Chinese provinces and regions, of which 20 have a mining depth deeper than 1,000...


Inner Mongolia's Wuhai working to guarantee coal supply this winter

Wuhai city in North China's Inner Mongolia has been working to boost coal production while ensuring safety and prepare well for the w...


Shanxi Coking Coal's 1st thermal coal arrives at Rizhao port

The first batch of thermal coal cargoes from Shanxi Coking Coal Group via Wari railway arrived at Rizhao port on October 13, local me...


NW China's Ningxia lacks coal supply to local power plants

Ningxia Hui autonomous region in Northwestern China can't produce enough coal to meet demand of local power plants, which sources mor...


CNCA official discusses chances to expand Ceke coal import during visit

A senior official with China National Coal Association (CNCA) had a deep discussion on possibilities to expand coal imports at Ceke b...


China Shenhua Sep commercial coal output up 11.9% YoY

Commercial coal output of China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd., a listed arm of China Energy Investment Corp., grew 11.9% from a year ago t...


China Q3 coal industry capacity utilization dips 0.3pp YoY to 71.2%

China's coal mining and washing industry reported capacity utilization of 71.2% in the third quarter this year, edging down 0.3 perce...


China Sep power output increases 5.3% YoY

China's power generation in September hit 631.5 TWh, an increase of 5.3% year on year, compared with a growth of 6.8% in the month pr...

(Writing by Emma Yang  Editing by Harry Huo)
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