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Norway fund may have to offload $1 billion stake in Glencore in shift away from coal

2019-06-12 17:37:33 Company,  Cost & Profit

Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund may have to sell its $1 billion stake in commodities giant Glencore, among other companies...

China sees 2.3 trln yuan of debt-to-equity swap deals signed

2019-06-06 08:55:42 Company,  Cost & Profit

Debt-to-equity swap deals worth 2.3 trillion yuan (333.8 billion U.S. dollars) were signed as of the end of April, official data show...

China Fujian Jan-Apr coal mining & washing industry profit down 7.3%

2019-05-30 15:26:54 Cost & Profit

Southeastern China's Fujian province saw a further decline of profit in coal mining and washing industry with consistent efforts in c...

China's steel industry profit drop narrows in Jan-Apr, concerns linger

2019-05-29 14:53:57 Cost & Profit

China registered a narrowed decline of 28.1% in profit of steel industry in the first four months, according to the Commission of Ind...

China SOEs report solid profit growth in Jan-April

2019-05-28 16:40:13 Cost & Profit

Profits of Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) grew steadily in the first four months in 2019, official data showed on May 27. ...

China Jan-Apr coal mining & washing industry profit slips

2019-05-27 11:45:24 Cost & Profit

China has seen a continuous fall of profit in its mining and washing industry in the first four months this year, although it logged ...

Russia's Mechel Q1 net profit surges 244 pct YoY

2019-05-24 17:18:25 Cost & Profit,  International

Russian metals and mining group Mechel reported its net profit for the first quarter 2019 of 11.3 billion rubles ($1.76 billion), sur...

French bank SocGen further reduces business with coal industry

2019-05-24 08:54:34 Company,  Cost & Profit,  Environmental Protection

French bank Societe Generale said it was further reducing its servicing the coal industry, as financial companies and banks around th...

Chinese coal mines' cost curve and profitability analysis in Apr

2019-05-21 17:50:17 Cost & Profit

Profitability of Chinese coal mines further improved in April, showed monitoring data from industry portal on major therma...

Chinese listed coal firms report favorable Q1 earnings

2019-05-16 09:06:23 Cost & Profit

A total 35 Chinese listed coal firms enjoyed strong earnings in the first quarter this year, benefiting from rising demand and prices...

Anhui expects 2019 raw coal production at 114 Mt

2019-05-14 17:00:03 Production & Sales,  Cost & Profit

Coal firms in eastern China's Anhui province planned to produce 114 million tonnes of raw coal in 2019, Anhui Daily reported. ...

China vows to fight coal overcapacity in 2019

2019-05-13 15:19:17 Policy,  Cost & Profit,  Environmental Protection

China will step up effort to cut excess coal capacity in 2019 in a more scientific and effective way, central authorities said in an ...

SDIC Power Q1 net profit up 6.14% YoY

2019-05-10 14:25:11 Company,  Cost & Profit

SDIC Power Holdings Co., Ltd, a listed subsidiary of State Development & Investment Company (SDIC), reaped a net profit of 1.05 b...

Datang Int'l Power Q1 net profit climbs 11.14% on yr

2019-05-10 08:45:13 Production & Sales,  Cost & Profit

Datang International Power Generation Co., Ltd, a listed arm of China Datang Group, reaped 430 million yuan of net profit attributabl...

ArcelorMittal cuts estimate of steel demand outside China

2019-05-09 14:48:20 Company,  Cost & Profit

The world's biggest steelmaker reported its smallest quarterly profit since 2016 and warned that global demand outside of China will ...

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1 Weekly global coal market news summary (Jun 10-Jun 14) 2019-06-14

Chinese import thermal coal market stabilizes after decline Chinese seaborne import thermal coal market stabilized this week following straight declines for more than a week before holidays f

2 Chinese thermal coal market may be not hot in summer 2019-06-14

Chinese thermal coal market hasn't heated up since early this summer. Now it has arrived the second half of June and approached the hottest days all over a year, but the market remains far away what

3 China's May crude steel production hits new high 2019-06-14

China's steel production set a new record high in May since at least January 2016, stoking concerns for oversupply, which will further weigh on prices. In May, the country's crud

4 China May power generation up 0.2% YoY, NBS 2019-06-14

China saw a year-on-year increase of 0.2% in its power generation in May, which wasmainly ascribed to increase of hydropower output, the state economic planner said. The count

5 China's coke production gathers pace in May 2019-06-14

China saw year-on-year growth of coke production gather pace in May, according to official data, encouraged mainly by less environmental pressure and jumped profit margins. Coke output ca

6 China May coal output recovers, NBS data 2019-06-14

Raw coal output in China regained strength in May following a slight 1.36% month-on-month dip in April, showed official data, partly contributing to price falls in the month. China produc

7 China Coal Daily Track (Jun 14) 2019-06-14

Thermal coal Production area Most miners further lowered coal prices by 10-20 yuan/t in Shaanxi, given cement plants' softer demand amid off-peak production and downstream users' reluctance to

8 Thermal coal market pummeled by multiple factors at N China 2019-06-14

Thermal coal prices were further pummeled by mounting unfavorable factors at northern China ports, further narrowing down possibilities of a strong rebound in peak demand season. Prices h

9 Chinese import thermal coal market stabilizes after decline 2019-06-14

Chinese seaborne import thermal coal market stabilized this week following straight declines for more than a week before holidays for the Dragon Boat festival. Ahead of the holiday, the s

10 Coal washing order slows Mongolian coal imports into China 2019-06-14

China's import of Mongolian coking coal through Ganqimaodu border crossing in Inner Mongolia have been negatively affected since local authorities set quotas on arrivals in late April.

Most Read News Stories

1 China May coal imports reach 4-mth high, up 8.57% MoM 2019-06-10

China's coal imports climbed to a four-month high in May, a solid 8.57% increase from a month earlier, showed data from the General Administration of Customs on June 10. In May

2 Global coal output breaks 8-Bt in 2018; coal consumption rises 1.4% 2019-06-13

World coal production totaled 8.013 billion tonnes in 2018, a 4.0 increase from the previous year, breaking the 8-billion-tonne mark for the first time in the recent four years, according to the lates

3 China May coal exports slump 40.15% YoY, customs 2019-06-10

China experienced a steep year-on-year drop of40.15% in coal exports in May, accelerating from a 1.57% decrease a month ago, showed customs data released on June 10. The country exp

4 Indonesia's Jun HBA thermal coal price down for 9th mth to $81.48/t 2019-06-11

Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources has set its June thermal coal reference price, also known as Harga Batubara Acuan or HBA, at $81.48/t, 0.46% lower than the reference in May and do

5 Follow-up: Coal mine accident kills 9, injures 10 in NE China 2019-06-11

A fetal coal mine accident caused nine people dead and 10 injured in northeastern China's Jilin province. Now the rescue work has concluded. At 8 pm June 9 (GMT+8), the accident

6 Coal India to hire merchant bankers for acquiring stakes in Australian coal assets 2019-06-10

State-owned Coal India will hire merchant bankers to carry out financial due diligence for acquiring equity stakes in identified mines and companies in Australia as part of its plan to meet the growin

7 Mongolia to switch to containers for coal shipments to China 2019-06-12

Mongolia will use trucks with containers to ship coal to China instead of open-roof trucks, local media reported, in a move to control losses and curb air pollution. According to relevant

8 900GW of coal-fired capacity to be replaced by renewable energy, IRENA 2019-06-10

The world will be able to mount renewable energy projects for considerably less than existing fossil fuel installations by 2020, including those with sunk costs, International Renewable Energy Agency

9 China coal imports from Australian Gladstone port nearly halved in May 2019-06-11

China's coal imports from Gladstone port in Australian's Queensland nearly halved in May after a 10-month high notched a month earlier, showed data from Gladstone Ports Corporation (GPC).

10 Indonesia coal exports shrink in Apr after hitting record high 2019-06-14

Coal-rich Indonesia witnessed a decline in coal exports in April, pulling away from a multi-year high registered in the previous month, official data showed. Export volumes in April were

Most Read Analysis & Comments

1 Chinese utilities' coal stocks surge, possible related to recent price declines 2019-06-03

Thermal coal inventories surged at the six large power groups in southern China, possible linked to the sharp coal price decreases last week, insiders estimated. The six power groups saw

2 Indonesian, Australian thermal coal still under downside pressure 2019-06-04

Indonesian and Australian thermal coal prices are still under downside pressure in China's seaborne import market after nearly one month of decline, given less-than-expected demand from utilities in t

3 Chinese thermal coal market shows signs of stabilizing after sharp decline 2019-06-04

Chinese spot thermal coal prices may soon hit the bottom after declining sharply for more than a week. Traders reported more inquiries at northern ports despite trading activity still in the doldrums.

4 China's import thermal coal market still sapped by weak demand 2019-06-06

Chinese seaborne import thermal coal market is still undermined by languishing demand from power plants that have high stockpiles to sustain nearly one month of operation. Cargoes from In

5 Shanxi coking coal market gains strength from tighter supply 2019-06-05

Primary coking coal market further strengthened in coal-rich Shanxi province amid shorter supply as local miners continued to curtail output in response to intensified environmental and safety checks

6 Weekly China coking coal market analysis and forecast 2019-06-04

Chinese coking coal market remained resilient at major production hubs during the past week. Prices of some popular coal grades further moved up, buoyed by strong purchase from coke makers amid rising

7 China spot thermal coal market may stay range-bound, traders 2019-06-05

Chinese thermal coal market is likely to remain range-bound in the coming days, many traders expected, after falling notably in the past ten days, as a lack of demand meets with price cut resistance f

8 Low-CV thermal coal prices pick up at N China ports; high-CV stands still 2019-06-06

Prices of cost-effective Chinese domestic 5,000 Kcal/kg NAR thermal coal picked up at northern China ports, while benchmark 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR coal prices continued to be steady so far this week.

9 More Chinese producers raise met coke prices, steel mills attempt to cut back 2019-06-06

Increasing met coke producers in main producing areas of China joined the fourth-round coke price hikes. Steel mills, however, held strong resistance in the price fray and announced to cut back.

10 Thermal coal market confidence withers in China despite small price rebounds 2019-06-12

Participants still lacked confidence in Chinese spot thermal coal market even though prices of 5,000 Kcal/kg NAR coal have rebounded in recent days amid slightly revived interest from buyers.

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