IMO 2020, a shipping regulation that may reshape global coal trade

By: Alex Younevitch, S&P Global Platts It is not uncommon for people in various commodity industries to believe that their markets exist in some kind of...
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Integration of Global Coal Markets

A lack of integration in the world coal market has seen it divided for a number of years into the Atlantic and Pacific regions...
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China seaborne thermal coal price may rise to above 400 yuan/t

China’s seaborne-traded 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR thermal coal price may return to above 400 yuan/t FOB, following large coal groups' price hike of 10 yuan/t...

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Global Coal-Gas Competition

In the United States, abundant low priced gas resources, along with environmental and tax policies, led to coal-to-gas switching, reducing CO2 emissions from the...

Coal: The European Power Sector in 2018

It’s a tale of two types of coal: Europe’s transition from hard coal to renewables is accelerating however, the transition from lignite to renewables...

Germany: Coal Phased out by 2038 (in German)

The report sets out the intermediate target of 12.5 gigawatts of power to be disconnected by 2022, equivalent to about 24 larger coal units....