Weekly global coal market news summary (Jul 19-Jul 23)

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Seaborne thermal coal prices break records again amid supply tightness

With strong recovery in global coal demand worldwide driven by strengthened economic activity and unprecedented heatwaves in the nort...


COVID fears hinder Indonesian thermal coal deliveries

Many vessel owners were heard to be reluctant to fetch coal from Indonesia for fear of being infected by the Delta variant of COVID-1...


India signs coking coal pact with Russia

Modi-led Union Cabinet approved a pact for coking coal cooperation between India and Russia on July 14, a move aiming at diversifying...


Anglo American Q2 export thermal coal output down 13% from Q1

Anglo American produced 4.31 million tonnes of thermal coal for export in the second quarter, down 1% from the year prior and 13% fro...


Anglo American Q2 export met coal output down 25% on yr

Anglo American saw a 25% yearly decrease in its export metallurgical coal production to 2.97 million tonnes in the second quarter of ...


U.S. coal output marks 5-wk high in 2nd week of Jul

The U.S.'s coal output was estimated at 12.22 million short tons (11.08 million tonnes) over the week ending on July 17, up 18.39% fr...


Ukraine Jun coal output up 15% on yr

Ukraine's coal output rose 15.32% from the year-ago level to 2.54 million tonnes in June, a month-on-month rise of 5.22%, showed the ...


Japan Jun thermal coal imports down 8.2% on yr

Japan saw an 8.2% yearly decrease in its thermal coal imports to 7.49 million tonnes in June, with import value at 91.80 billion yen ...


BHP Apr-Jun met coal output up 23% QoQ

BHP Billiton saw its metallurgical coal production reach 11.8 million tonnes in the second quarter this year, up 2% on the year and 2...


Vale posts strong coal output growth in Q2

Brazilian mining giant Vale posted a robust output growth in coal output during the second quarter compared with the preceding year a...


Indonesia Jun coal exports down 2.46% MoM, but China intakes up 11.52%

Indonesia exported a total 33.68 million tonnes of coal in June, rising 16.04% year on year but falling 2.46% month on month, accordi...


Glencore finishes acquisition of Newcastle Coal Shippers

Glencore has acquired the majority stake in Newcastle Coal Shippers as the final part of its Hunter Valley Operations joint venture w...


N Queensland coal exports down 7.42% in Jun

Coal exports from three terminals of North Queensland in Australia fell from a high level of May in June, showed the latest data from...

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