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Ukraine's coal output rose 1.5% from the year-ago level to 2.71 million tonnes in March, a month-on-month rise of 5.45%, showed the latest data from the country's Energy and Coal Industry Ministry on April 9.
One miner has been confirmed dead after a gas outburst in Jinsha county of southwest China's Guizhou province on April 9 2021, reported by cctv.com.
Ganqimaodu saw 15 Mongolian coal trucks pass through the border crossing averagely each day in the week to Apr 8, down 12 WoW. There was 0 arrival of trucks over April 1-5, due to China's Qingming festival holiday and nucleic acid detection equipment failure.
Coal-washing plants in Wubulangkou in Inner Mongolia have been allowed to restart operation, but washing capacity stayed low due to weak supply of raw coal. Offers of Mongolian #5 raw coal stood at 1,120-1,150 yuan/t, and Mongolian #5 washed coal at 1,400-1,450 yuan/t, ex-Ganqimaodu with VAT, but available supplies were limited.
Medium-haul Mongolian coal trucks freight from ETT mine to Tsagaan Khad stood at 80-90 yuan/t, short-haul freight from Tsagaan Khad to Ganqimaodu at 300 yuan/t. Freight from Wubulangkou to Tangshan, Hebei at 185-205 yuan/t, exclusive of VAT.
Liulin high-sulfur premium coking coal sold well, but supplies were tight. Some miners started to limit sales to non-regular customers. Mainstream prices of Liulin high-S coking coal (S2.0-2.3%, G85) stood at 980-1,040 yuan/t, ex-washplant with VAT in cash.
India has huge potential to become the world's largest importer of coking coal by 2025, Pankaj Satija, Chief Regulatory Affairs at Tata Steel, said in Coaltrans Global 2021 on April 7.
Lingshao ±800 kV UHV DC line, a key west-to-east power transmission line from Ningxia to Zhejiang, delivered about 13.5 TWh of electricity to Zhejiang province in Q1, surging 32.5% YoY and hitting a historical high.
Zhejiang's power consumption in March totaled 44.7 TWh, a 22.4% rise year on year, official data showed. Its power consumption in the first quarter increased 34.8% year on year to 116.9 TWh, suggesting the strong economic growth since the beginning of the year.
Chongqing Iron & Steel (601005) expected its net profit in the first quarter to soar 1.08 billion yuan ($164.9 million). The company had a net profit of only 4.17 million yuan in the first quarter of 2020.
Official data showed Yulin thermal coal prices averaged 579 yuan/t in the week ended April 6, on 5,800 Kcal/kg NAR basis, up 52 yuan/t or 9.87% from a week earlier and 229 yuan/t or 65.64% from the year before.
Indian government data showed 78.9% of power generation in the first quarter this year came from coal burning, with the proportion in its energy mix reaching the highest in the past nine quarters at least, against 75.9% in the same quarter last year.
EIA data showed that weekly US coal production was estimated to be 10.73 million short tons (9.73 million tonnes) in the week ended April 3, down 3.04% from the previous week yet up 3.19% from the year-ago week.
China Coal Energy Co., Ltd, the listed arm of state-run China National Coal Group, expected its net profit to reach 3.42-3.52 billion yuan ($521.5-537.5 million) in Q1, surging 427%-443% YoY.
Anglo American announced on April 8 it would demerge its thermal coal operations in South Africa, and its coal assets would be reduced to a coal mine in Columbia and several coking coal mines in Australia.
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Buying interest sagged in the Chinese spot thermal coal market after the nation's top economic planner, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), asked coal producers to raise output to t
Indonesian high-calorific value thermal coal prices increased on April 9 after a Chinese state-owned utility awarded about 1 million tonnes of seaborne coal tenders focusing on Indonesian cargoes from
China's imports of Mongolian coal have hovered at a comparatively low level recently, as fast-spreading pandemic cases in the landlocked country greatly hindered shipment to China. Ganqim
One miner has been confirmed dead after a gas outburst in Jinsha county of southwestern China's Guizhou province on April 9, 2021, reported by cctv.com. The incident, happened at around 8
Eastern China's Zhejiang province saw a rise of 38.4% in electricity consumption to 116.9 TWh in the first quarter, according to Xinhua News Agency. Over January-March, the primary indust
Chinese coal companies kicked off the business year with skyrocketed earnings in the first quarter, as domestic supply shortage and strong demand kept prices soaring in the domestic market.
Indonesian coal prices gain strength from Chinese state-run utility tenders Indonesian thermal coal prices remained firm at high level on April 8, fueled by a large amount of tonnages booked
Summary: 2021 coal industry development plans of China's key coal provinces Amid the new energy development goals of carbon neutrality and carbon peak, major Chinese coal producing provinces h
India has huge potential to become the world's largest importer of coking coal by 2025, Pankaj Satija, Chief Regulatory Affairs at Tata Steel, said in Coaltrans Global 2021 on April 7. In
Lingshao ±800 kV UHV DC line, akey west-to-east power transmission line, delivered about 13.5 TWh of electricity to Zhejiang province during the first quarter, surging 32.5% compared with the sa
Gladstone's coal exports picked up in March after falling for three consecutive months, while its coal exports to China remained zero, data from Gladstone Ports Corporation showed. Gladst
Coal-based power generation capacity in Indonesia is expected to increase 14-16 GW by 2030, according to a recent report issued by state-owned utility PLN. This may include 3.5 GW of mine
Coal India Ltd's coal production fell for two consecutive fiscal years ending in March 2021, according to an announcement released by the company on April 1. Impacted by sluggish power de
Russia's coal exports amounted to 16.84 million tonnes in March this year, a year-on-year and month-on-month rise of 15.8% and 14.38%, showed preliminary data from Energy Ministry of Russian Federatio
India put back new emission norms for coal-fired plants up to 3 year, allowing power plants to operating after paying a penalty, sources reported. Initially, India required all the power
Yankuang Group, the second largest coal producer in China's Shandong province, has changed its name into Shandong Energy Group, its listed subsidiary Yanzhou Coal Mining said in a statement, marking t
Polish coal production saw a slight rise in February 2021, according to the data from Polish Central Bureau of Statistics. Polish coal production in February decreased 1.79% year on year
Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources set its April thermal coal reference price, which is also known Harga Batubara Acuan (HBA), at $86.68/t, rising 2.59% month on month. &nbs
Power consumption is the U.S. in 2021 is forecast to rise 2.1%, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in its Short Term Energy Outlook on April 6. With the state and local
China's coal dedicated Daqin rail line shipped 35.99 million tonnes of coal in March, rising 11.63% from a year ago, with the growth narrowing significantly by 33.67 percentage points from the precedi
Huangpu Customs in southern China's Guangdong province has outlined the allocation of coal import quotas for 2021, and will tighten the grips on imports in the second quarter, according to sources.
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China temporarily closed Ceke border crossing in northern Inner Mongolia on March 30 after a Mongolian driver was diagnosed as a suspected case of COVID-19, which may add to the supply tightness and p
China's thermal coal prices continued to surge at the beginning of this week with some market insiders expecting benchmark 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR coal price to top 800 yuan/t during this round of rally, an
A decline in the futures prices dented the spot outlook in the Chinese domestic thermal coal market, although supply-demand fundamentals remained in favor of a continuous rise. The May fu
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Some traders in the Chinese domestic thermal coal market became skeptical of the strength in current spot prices, which have already reached a high level and may prompt the government to step in, whil
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