Severe Weather Hampers Coal Transport

February 26, 2018 9:43 am

Severe Weather Hampers Coal Transport: Following this week’s severe weather that resulted in coal transport service disruptions on the Central Queensland Coal Network operated by Aurizon, DTC is monitoring the weather at key points on the Goonyella and Blackwater corridors. Australia’s Bureau of...

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Surging Indonesian Thermal Coal Price

February 12, 2018 9:07 am

Indonesia’s Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources set February’s thermal coal reference price (HBA) at $100.69/MT FOB last week which was an increase of 21% YoY, and is the highest level since Dec 2016. FOB prices of 4,200 Kcal and...

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Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Recap

February 12, 2018 8:49 am

John Lowell traveled to New Orleans last week to attend the 36th annual World Trade & Transport Conference, jointly sponsored for the second consecutive year by the Mississippi Valley Trade and Transport Council and The Coal Institute. The annual gathering...

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Chinese Coal Imports Jump 12% YoY to Four-Year High

February 9, 2018 10:15 am

According to preliminary customs data, Chinese coal imports increased significantly to 27.81 mm MT in January, rising 22.3% seq and 11.6% YoY and reaching the strongest month in four years since the country imported 35.90 mm MT in January 2014....

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Coaltrans USA Recap

February 5, 2018 9:16 am

Coaltrans USA Recap: DTC’s Andy Blumenfeld, Dianna Ridgway and Steve Ristevski were among the fortunate ones to enjoy some Florida sunshine last week while attending the Coaltrans USA conference in Miami, as well as a NYCTA golf outing at Key...

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