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  • China vows to further cut outdated coal, steel capacity

    China will continue to reduce its outdated production capacity of coal and steel this year, the country's top economic planner said Thursday.


  • China's keys ports see throughput in March resume to over 90 pct of last year's level: CPHA

    Cargo throughput and container throughput of Chinese major ports in March have resumed to more than 90 percent of the level in the same period last year, the China Ports & Harbours Association (CPHA) said on Wednesday.


  • Mongolia resumes coal exports to China after short suspension

    Mongolia has gradually resumed coal exports to China by reopening its border with the neighbour, which has made visible progress in containing COVID-19, authorities said Monday.


  • Master plan of Xinjiang 100-mln-tonne coal mine approved

    An overall plan of a coal mine with a yearly production of 113 million tonnes in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has been approved by the National Development and Reform Commission, according to the local authorities Wednesday.


  • China registers stable growth in coal production

    China's raw coal output registered stable growth in 2019, while its imports remained robust, official data showed.


  • Chinese industrial city to further cut coal consumption

    Harbin, capital city of Heilongjiang Province in China's northeastern industrial heartland, is planning to further reduce its coal consumption to curb pollution.


  • China Taiyuan coal transaction price index down 0.02 pct

    China Taiyuan coal transaction price index stood at 133.14 points Monday, down 0.02 percent week on week.


  • China's coal industry to usher in 5G era

    China's largest hard coal producer Yangquan Coal Industry Group has inked a framework agreement with China Mobile and Huawei on promoting 5G-based intelligent mining.


  • China sees mounting pressure in emergency coal supply on capacity cut, CNCA

    The pressure in emergency coal supply in China is increasing in the wake of capacity cut in the coal industry, said Liang Jiakun, party secretary with the China National Coal Association (CNCA), on 2019 China Coal Trade Conference in Summer.


  • China Coal Energy H1 commercial coal sales up 30.3pct on yr

    China Coal Energy Company Limited announced Tuesday that the company sold 103.23 million tonnes of commercial coal in the first half of 2019, up 30.3 percent year on year.


  • China's major coal-production province slashes overcapacity

    Guizhou, one of the country's major coal-producing provinces, will shut down or renovate coal mines with annual capacity under 300,000 tonnes this year in a bid to cut obsolete capacity, local authorities said Tuesday.


  • NDRC: China to reduce number of coal mine with output below 300,000t/yr within 800

    China will further reduce the number of coal mines with output capacity below 300,000 tonnes/year and cap the number below 800 by 2021 in a bid to accelerate phasing out obsolete capacities, according to a notice by National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).


  • New railway for coal transport opens in north China

    A new railway for coal transport has opened in north China, according to China Railway Taiyuan Group.


  • China sees balanced coal supply-demand with heating season just started

    Supply and demand in China’s coal market remains balanced recently with northern China regions just starting heating supply while main power plants holding adequate inventory.


  • China to further limit coal import in months to come

    China has decided to further limit coal import and keep this year's imports no more than that of 207, which is predicted to put the coal price on the Chinese market stay high in the remaining months of this year.


  • China's coal imports surge in July

    China's coal imports in July hit a record high in four and a half years as demand for coal-fired electricity increased during the summer, official data showed.


  • Hebei to phase out over 12 mln tonnes of coal production

    North China's Hebei Province has decided to phase out over 12 million tonnes of coal production this year, the provincial development and reform commission said Wednesday.


  • Guangdong to further cut coal use

    South China's Guangdong Province aims to cut coal consumption by 20 million tonnes by 2020 to improve its energy structure and fight pollution, the provincial environment protection department said on Thursday.


  • China’s coal machinery to see strong growth till 2020

    China's coal machinery manufacturers are expected to continue their strong run till 2020, buoyed by a recovering coal mining sector, analysts said.


  • Power producers want more coal to tide over shortages

    China's four major power generation groups have asked the NDRC to increase coal supplies and regulate, reduce coal prices after snowstorms sweeping across central and southern provinces led to major losses for the thermal power sector.


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