China's thermal coal prices continued falling last week as coal consumption started topping out with the summer coming to an end, but the pace of decline slowed amid rising industrial activity. Partic
Thermal coal prices could rise again at northern China ports after falling on and off for two weeks, supported by improved outlook of the industrial activity.
The benchmark 5,500 Kcal/kg
China's steel industry was stable as a while in the first half of 2022, but weakened in late months. This is reflected by following five facts.
The first one is falling crude steel output
China's coking coal market awaits new direction clues amid a lack of sustained strength, as coking plants are still curbing output in response to weak margins.
On August 8, Fenwei CCI ind
All the five workers trapped in a roof collapse accident at one Shanxi-based coal mine were confirmed deadafter being trapped for three days, state media CCTV reported on August 8.
Thermal coal miners in Ordos of Inner Mongolia saw reduced coal trucks since the outbreak of a new round of COVID-19 epidemic and related control measures have led to traffic jams.
Indonesia exported 43.47 million tonnes of coal in July, rising 17.96% year on year and climbing 7.39% from the preceding month, hitting the highest since at least January 2017, according to Kpler's c
China's metallurgical coke producers proposed to raise coke prices by 200 yuan/t for the first round of increase in light of growing restocking demand from steel mills as they were restarting some bla
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Production area Sentiment improved at main mining hubs after top miner kept purchase prices unchanged for outsourced coal, despite still weak market. Ejin Horo Banner in Ordos saw f
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Mongolian coal exports grew drastically by 180% from the year prior to 666,300 tonnes over the week of July 22-28, Mongolian media reported.
The volume mainly included 5,532 containers tr
Indonesia will revoke export permits of coal miners who refuse to supply domestic power group PLN, CNBC Indonesia reported, citing Arifin Tasrif, minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM).
Indonesian low-CV thermal coal prices remained tepid mainly due to contracted demand from China as still impacted by recent price decline in Chinese domestic market.
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China's coking industry has pledged to peak its carbon emissions by 2025 mainly through stricter emission controls and technological breakthroughs, according to a work scheme issued by China Coking In
After repeatedly experiencing winter coal price surges in recent years, China's coal-fired power and heating companies tend to replenish coal inventories in summer to reduce fuel procurement costs.
China's thermal coal prices may extend declines in the remaining days of this month following the recent price fall, pressured by cooler weather and slackness in industrial activity, traders said.
Infographic | Indonesian coal exports in Jun 2022
Russia's seaborne coal exports totaled 15.7 million tonnes in July, marking a year-on-year decrease of 3.14% and down 6.19% month on month, according to Kpler's cargo-tracking data.
China's coking coal prices seemed to lack sustained strength following some moderate upticks, as further markup started to reignite cautious stance among coking plants and traders at a time when coke-