Tag: Coal

Port Qasim handles 8mn tons coal in last financial year

ISLAMABAD: The Port Qasim has handled 8 million tons of coal in the last financial year as compared to 2.6 million tons in 2017-18, besides...

China coking coal edges up on demand outlook, iron ore snaps 3-day slump

MANILA: Coking coal futures in China edged higher on Thursday on expectations that spot prices of the steelmaking raw material will remain strong, supported by...

China state planner calls for stable supply of coal, natural gas in summer

BEIJING: China's state planner asked coal miners to increase output and major gas producers to ensure stable supply during the summer as electricity demand rises. Coal...

European API2 2020 coal futures hit fresh two-year low

LONDON: European API2 2020, coal futures fell to a fresh two-year low of $65.25 a tonne on Friday. The price was last at that level on...

Central China coal mine accident kills 5, injures 1; site shut down

BEIJING: A coal mine accident in China's central Hunan province on Wednesday left five dead and injured one, news agency Xinhua reported, underlining poor mining...

European API2 2020 coal futures drop to two-year low of $66.70/tonne

LONDON: European API2 2020, coal futures dropped to a two-year low on Friday morning at $66.70 a tonne, down $0.90 from the previous close The price...

In coal phase-out, Germany pledges billions to mining regions

BERLIN: As Germany plans to shutter its coal sector, the government pledged Wednesday to pour 40 billion euros ($45 billion) into mining regions over the...

Australian state approves $700mn coking coal mine

MELBOURNE: Australia's Queensland state government on Tuesday said it had approved a new A$1 billion ($694.70mn) coking coal mine, with construction to start next year. The...

China’s oil, coal, soybean imports rise in April from year before

China's imports of crude oil, coal and soybeans rose in April from the same month last year, while cargoes of iron ore and copper dropped,...

China stepped up imports of Australian steelmaking coal in March

MELBOURNE: China stepped up purchases of Australian steelmaking coal in March after customs delays earlier this year, Australian government data showed on Tuesday, but exports...