Chinese domestic thermal coal prices witnessed a big jump at northern transfer ports, sparked by emerging purchases from end buyers against the backdrop of supply tightness. On November 2
China's domestic coking coal prices have sustained a solid rise recently as supply becomes tight after imports from Australia were banned while Mongolian arrivals are curbed by the pandemic.
Price of Indonesian low-calorific value thermal coal has jumped to an eight-month high in Chinese seaborne market early this week, and the uptrend may extend in winter heating season given China's nee
Although new import quotas obtained by coastal provinces triggered bearish sentiment in the Chinese domestic thermal coal market, spot prices picked up again at northern transshipment ports, as sup
China registered a 44.2% year-on-year slump in coal exports to 190,000 tonnes in October, showed data from the General Administration of Customs (GAC) on November 24. The volume was also
Shipments of Mongolian coking coal to China have been challenged as a second wave of COVID-19 virus appeared in the landlocked country that has triggered strict measures on China's border administrati
Chinese metallurgical coke prices stabilized after the seventh 50 yuan/t price hike was accepted by steel mills last week, and the outlook for the near-term coke market remained bullish on tight suppl
Chinese domestic thermal coal market faced downward pressure as coastal power plants switched their focus to seaborne imports from domestic supply at northern ports, after new import quotas were relea
China's thermal coal market basically moved sideways last week. Despite increased railway inflows towards northern transfer ports, coal stocks remained accumulating at a slow pace and the structural s
Australian high-ash thermal coal is likely to find some support from loading disruptions after a ship loader of the NCIG terminal at Newcastle port was damaged by storms on November 16 local time.
Indonesia exported a total 28.02 million tonnes of coal in October, slumping 30.47% from the same month a year ago, but rising 14.67% month on month, which hit a new high since May, 2020, according to
Domestic prices of coal as well as natural gas don't have the basis for sustained sharp rises in the winter heating period, Economic Daily reported, citing a senior official of China's state economic
China's raw coal production ticked up 1.4% year on year to 336.63 million tonnes in October, showed data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on November 16. The output increased
Vietnam's coal import hit an eight-month low in October with 3.72 million tonnes, falling 11.87% from a year ago and 4.07% from September, showed preliminary data from the Vietnam customs authority.
China's power generation in October hit 609.4 TWh, an increase of 4.6% year on year, compared with a growth of 5.3% in the month prior, according to the latest data from the National Bureau of Statist
China State Railway Group has embarked on a 60-day campaign to ensure coal supply in the winter heating season starting from November in the northern region, state media reported. H
Workers are still dealing with the trail of destruction at Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group (NCIG) terminal, after a severe thunderstorm slashed Newcastle. The NCIG terminal, one of th
Coal consumption of power generators in Taiwan fell 6.62% month on month but rose 12.77% year on year to 3.48 million tonnes in September, showed data from the Bureau of Energy, Ministry of Economic A
Colombia's Cerrejon requested the Labor Ministry to convene arbitral court to settle its dispute with the largest union Sintracarbon and end a 70-day strike. The strike started at 31 Augu
China's state-owned power producer State Grid has signed an agreement with Spanish energy company Naturgy to purchase its 96.04% stake of Chilean electric power distributor CGE （Compaía General de Ele
Indonesian thermal coal prices edged up in the Chinese seaborne import market on news that some coastal provinces had received new import quotas for this year. Southeast China's Guangdong
China's imports of Mongolian coking coal in fourth quarter will be stable from the third quarter, and imported coal prices are expected to rise further, said Li Xinyu, analyst with China Aluminum Inte
Chinese spot thermal coal liquidity slowed down at northern transfer ports at the beginning of this week, owing to downstream buyers' thick wait-and-see sentiment in the wake of uncertain future trend
Some metallurgical coke producers in Shanxi, Hebei and Shandong proposed to raise coke prices by another 50 yuan/t on November 10, marking the start of the seventh price hike. This was st
Outlook for China's spot thermal coal market improved slightly late this week, as the top state planner's price-capping measures are expected to have limited impact on coal prices. The Na
Chinese buyers are looking to diversify import sources of seaborne thermal coal after Australian thermal coal was restricted. Shipments from South Africa and Colombia have been heard in the market.
China's domestic thermal coal prices have showed downward sign on the back of government policy to ensure sufficient supply over this winter. Coal stocks have begun to pick up at northern
China's thermal coal market is likely to further head down in 2021 following a greatly fluctuating curve this year, while coking coal prices may remain strong, predicted Feng Dongbin, senior analyst w
Southeastern China's Guangdong province received additional import quotas of seaborne thermal coal for the rest of this year, sources familiar with the matter said on November 18. A sourc
Chinese coal-fired power plants are expected to replenish stocks of thermal coal from the spot market, alongside the fading role of hydropower amid cooler weather and increasing demand for thermal pow