Global coal market news summary (Feb 7-Feb 20) General 2021-02-20 17:01:52

Indonesian thermal coal gets support from India buyers

Indonesian thermal coal prices got some support from growing buying interest in India, while Chinese buyers are trying to press down ...


Mongolian coking coal prices keep dipping as supply increases

Mongolian coking coal prices continued decreasing at Ganqimaodu border crossing in China, partly due to a quick increase in supply as...


Mongolia Jan coal exports surge more than 50% MoM

Mongolia exported nearly 2.5 million tonnes of coal in January, surging 57.24% compared with the preceding month, showed data from th...


Whitehaven Coal operation earnings down 21% on yr in H1 FY21

Australian coal miner Whitehaven Coal saw its operation earnings slump 21% on the year to near A$700 million in the first half of FY ...


N Queensland Jan coal exports fall 15.01% MoM

Coal exports from three terminals of North Queensland in Australia recorded not only a year-on-year fall but a month-on-month decre...


Australia Gladstone's coal exports down for 2nd mth in Jan

Coal exports of Gladstone port declined in January compared with both a year ago and the preceding month. Exports to Chinese mainland...


Coal supply to power sector by CIL drops 7.4% YoY in Jan

Coal India Ltd (CIL), the state-run coal miner, dispatched 40.43 million tonnes of coal to Indian power sector in January 2021, falli...


Coal India profit drops 21.3% YoY in Q3 FY2021

India's state-run coal miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) saw its net profit fall 21.3% year on year to Rs 30.85 billion ($423.98 million) in...


Indian state-run ports Jan coal imports rise 7.01% on mth

India's coal imports from 12 state-run ports rose for the sixth consecutive month in January 2021, official data showed. ...


Russia's Jan coal exports increase 30.03% YoY

Russian coal exports reached 16.31 million tonnes in January 2021, showed preliminary statistics from the Energy Ministry of Russian ...


E Kalimantan suspends coal transportation in weekends to abate COVID spread

The governor of Indonesia's key coal production base East Kalimantan issued an order to stop all kinds of transportation operations e...


Ukraine's 2020 coal output drops 7.7% YoY but higher than production guidance

Ukraine extracted 28.82 million tonnes of coal in 2020, down 7.7% year on year but surpassing the annual production guidance of 27.4 ...


US Dec met. coal exports to China surge nearly 88% on mth

The US exported 664,800 tonnes of metallurgical coal to China in December, up 87.7% from November, US Census Bureau data showed. ...


US thermal coal exports down 28.6% on yr in 2020

US thermal coal exports totaled 24.46 million tonnes in 2020, down 28.6% from 34.24 million tonnes a year ago, data from US Census Bu...


Texas power outrage highlights potential challenges during energy transition

Texas's widespread power blackouts following record-low temperatures have caused millions of people in the dark and cold, and over 20...


S Africa's Transnet to improve coal railing capacity

South African rail operator Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) is making strategies to improve its shipment capacity to cope with the distur...

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