Weekly China coal market news summary (Sep 22-Sep 24)

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China's provinces impose electricity cut amid energy control, supply shortage

At least 16 provinces in China have published plans to cut industrial power consumption since late September in an effort to relieve ...


Guangdong tops all provinces in coal imports in Aug

Southern China's Guangdong province imported most of coal in August, and the top five provinces accounted for nearly 70% of China's t...

President Xi pledges not to build new coal-fired power plants abroad

China's President Xi Jinping said on September 21 that China would not build new coal-based power projects abroad, in a bid to hold h...


China's NE provinces to have stable coal supply for winter heating, NDRC

Power and heat plants in the three northeastern provinces of China would have stable and sufficient coal supply during the coming win...


China's coking coal prices see downward corrections as buying activities slow

While market participants expected coking coal prices to be stable ahead of the National Day on October 1, downward corrections have ...


Major Shanxi coking coal miner vows to increase supply

Shanxi Coking Coal Group Co., Ltd, China's largest coking coal producer, said to boost production under the premise of ensuring safet...


Chinese coal miners strive to ensure term contract supply

Chinese domestic coal miners have been working to ramp up medium- and long-term contract supply in response to the government's call ...


Review: U.S. and Canada supplies over 50% of China's coking coal imports in Aug

Despite increase in production, China's coking coal supplies remained tight in August. High-quality grades, mainly primary coking coa...


Five Chinese provinces see coal output above 10 Mt in Aug

Five provinces of China saw their coal output surpass 10 million tonnes in August, with the combined volume accounting for more than ...


China's coke output rebounds in Aug; Shandong regains 5th place

China's coke production rebounded in August after three straight months of decline, buoyed by strong demand and continued rising in c...


China Aug thermal coal imports up 47.86% on yr, lignite up 116%

China's thermal coal (bituminous and sub-bituminous coals) imports totaled 12.08 million tonnes in August, up 47.86% year on year yet...


China's coking coal imports still far blew year-ago level in Aug, GAC

China's coking coal imports climbed 24.14% from the preceding month to 4.68 million tonnes in August, but the volume was still 34.7% ...

China's top economic planner adjusts down coal storage standards

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has lowered the number of days that coal stocks can cover at power plants durin...


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