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China gives new incentives to boost high-quality coal capacity

By: Reuters     9th February 2018 China plans to increase high-quality coal supply by allowing mines to boost capacity if they shut outdated production processes, the latest effort by authorities to further streamline the industry and stabilise coal prices. Coal companies will be encouraged to close inefficient and polluting... 

China's Dec coal output hits 2-year record over firm demand in winter

By: Reuters     18th January 2018 China's December coal output rose from November to hit its highest level since December 2015, as miners boosted output to meet increasing demand after Beijing softened winter coal burning restrictions in northern homes due to gas shortages. The world's biggest coal miner produced 314.87-million... 

Chinese coal imports rise in Dec on looser customs curbs

By: Reuters     12th January 2018 China's coal imports rose in December from the previous month, as Beijing loosened curbs on shipments brought in through some ports to ease supply shortages of the fuel. Arrivals of coal, which include lignite, reached 22.74-million tonnes last month, up from 22.05-million tonnes in November,... 

Coal traders see end of price rally as China ramps up output

By: Bloomberg     22nd December 2016 Coal’s recovery was one of the biggest surprises in commodities this year, but it is all poised to end as output rises from China, producer of half the world’s supply. After half a decade of declines, European prices rebounded more than 80% as China, also the world’s biggest consumer of the... 

Caterpillar to Supply Two Complete Longwall Top Coal Caving Systems to Mine in Turkey

2nd July 2014 In July 2014 Caterpillar will deliver the first of two complete Cat® longwall mining systems to the Soma Eynez East mine of Demir Export A.S. – Fernas Insaat A.S. Joint Venture. Both longwall systems are designed for longwall top coal caving in a coal seam with an average thickness of 25 meters... 


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