Weekly China coal market news summary (Jan 18 – Jan 22)

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China's Dec coal output up 3.2% on yr, but helps little to shortage

China's coal output in December kept growing for the sixth month in a row and remained above year-ago level, but still insufficient t...

 

China Dec coke production up 1.2% YoY

China's coke output increased 1.2% from a year ago to 39.72 million tonnes in December, although the year-on-year growth narrowed 3.3...

 

China Dec coal imports from Australia plunge to zero as restrictions still bites

China didn't let any coal cargoes from Australia pass the customs clearance in December, whereas imports from other major sources lik...

 

China's domestic thermal coal prices drift lower on softened demand

Declines accelerated in the Chinese domestic thermal coal market as end buyers pull backed and waited on the fence for clarity of fur...

 

Shanxi restores to largest coal producer in China after four years

Northern China's Shanxi province regained its position as the largest coal producer in the country after overtaking Inner Mongolia, a...

 

China's met coke prices hit new high, but near-term outlook slightly weakens

China's metallurgical coke prices hit all-time high after the 14th price uptick was accepted by downstream steelmakers, yet the near-...

 

Guizhou has 255 operating coal mines with 137.77 Mtpa capacity

Guizhou province in southwestern China had 255 coal mines in operation by end-December last year, with production capacity combined a...

 

Shaanxi shuts down 57 coal mines in 2020

China's coal-producing Shaanxi province decommissioned 57 mines in 2020 with production capacity totaling 16.93 million tonnes per an...

 

Shandong 2020 industrial coal consumption drops 10.4%

Coal consumption by industrial sector in Shandong province logged a year-on-year decline of 10.4% to 370.62 million tonnes in 2020, w...

 

China 2020 power consumption up 3.1% on yr

China's power consumption in 2020 increased 3.1% on the year, as the growth driven by strong economy growth and higher-than-usual win...

 

Shandong coal production capacity hit 128.81 Mtpa by end-2020

Eastern China's Shandong province had 98 coal mines as of December 31, 2020, with the combined production capacity of 128.81 million ...

 

Hebei launches green channels for road coal transport after virus lockdown

Northern China's Hebei province announced 28 inter-provincial highways to facilitate inbound coal shipments by truck from major produ...

 

Guangdong 2020 power consumption rises 3.44% on yr

Power consumption of Guangdong province climbed up 3.44% year on year to 692.61 TWh in 2020, state media reported, citing local branc...

 

China Coal Dec commercial coal output up 14.6% YoY, sales up 6.9% YoY

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd, the listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 8.57 million tonnes of commercial coal in December,...

 

China's power generation further gathers pace in Dec

China's power generation continued gathering pace in December, delivering a robust growth of 9.1% year on year to 727.7 TWh, expandin...

 

China Baowu will shoot for peak carbon emission by 2023

China Baowu Steel Group, the world's leading steel producer, said it will strive to reach peak carbon emission by 2023 during a cadre...

 

China's new coal-fired power capacity up 27.4% in 2020, lags behind renewables

China added about 56.37 GW of coal-fired power generation capacity in 2020, rising 27.4% compared with a year ago, showed data from t...

 

China crude steel output hits new high in 2020

China churned out 1.05 billion tonnes of crude steel in 2020, rising 5.2% compared with the preceding year, marking the fifth consecu...

 

China's Xinjiang 2020 clean energy power generation hits record high

Northwestern China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, boasting rich wind and solar energy, saw its clean energy power generation hi...

 

(Writing by Emma Yang  Editing by Harry Huo)
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