Weekly China coal market news summary (Oct 18-22)

sxcoal.com General 2021-10-22 15:43:42

China's thermal coal market cools down as the NDRC reinforces price cut

China's spot and futures thermal coal markets cooled down in response to price interventions implemented by the nation's top economic...


Shaanxi sets price cap on thermal coal, fundamentals yet to change

Coal mines in Shenmu city, Shaanxi province, were asked to lower their prices below 2,000 yuan/t for all coal products, which took ef...


China Sep thermal coal imports surge 83.72% on yr, lignite jump 277.4%, GAC

China's thermal coal (including bituminous and sub-bituminous coal, but excluding lignite) imports jumped 83.72% or 6.89 million tonn...


China's coking coal imports fall 35.3% on yr in Sep, GAC

China's coking coal imports declined 35.3% year on year and 7.05% month on month to 4.35 million tonnes in September, customs data sh...


Shanxi to impose curbs on industrial production from Nov to combat pollution

Shanxi, the leading coal production base in China, will carry out production curbs on polluting sectors from November to March next y...

China's coal producer lowers prices after NDRC's meeting

Jinneng Holding Group, China's largest coal producer by capacity, has promised to cut its coal prices in response to the central gove...


Shaanxi to accelerate release of coal production capacity

Shaanxi, one of the top three coal production bases in China, will work to accelerate the approval on the coal capacity release from ...


China Shenhua Sep commercial coal output up 0.4%, sales up 1.2% YoY

Commercial coal output of China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd., a listed arm of China Energy Investment Corp, rose 0.4% from a year ago to ...


China's daily coal output hits new high on supply boost, NDRC

Daily coal output in China has exceeded 11.50 million tonnes these days, a significant increase of 1.20 million tonnes compared with ...

(Writing by Emma Yang  Editing by Tammy Yang)
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