Monday, December 21, 2020
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Shipping

Traders at Odds With China Import Ban Keep Coal Cargoes in Limbo

By Aaron Clark, Kevin Varley and Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — Seafarers stuck for months on vessels carrying Australian coal off China’s coast are trapped between authorities who won’t let them unload...

December 21, 2020
Total Views: 10306

Thursday, December 3, 2020
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Shipping

China to Allow Australian Coal Cargoes Ashore Despite Ban

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China is set to allow a shipment of Australian coal into the country, according to a person familiar with the matter, despite a ban on such...

December 3, 2020
Total Views: 4427

Thursday, November 12, 2020
Maritime News

Stranded Coal Ships in Crosshairs of China-Australia Spat

By Aaron Clark, Kevin Varley and Rajesh Kumar Singh (Bloomberg) — At least 20 giant bulk carriers are anchored off the Chinese port of Jingtang and unable to offload millions...

November 12, 2020
Total Views: 458

Monday, August 27, 2018
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Maritime News

M/V Underdog Rerouted Amid U.S./China Trade Spat

by Collin Eaton (Reuters) – A vessel hauling a shipment of coal from the United States switched its destination on Friday to South Korea from China, according to ship tracking...

August 27, 2018
Total Views: 0

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
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News

Indonesia to Postpone New Protectionist Shipping Rules for Coal and Palm Oil to 2020, Minister Says

JAKARTA, April 3 (Reuters) – Indonesia will postpone until 2020 trade rules requiring exporters of coal and crude palm oil to use only Indonesian-flagged vessels, Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto said,...

April 3, 2018
Total Views: 1

Thursday, February 8, 2018
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Maritime News

Coal Buyers Spooked by Indonesia’s New Protectionist Shipping Rules

By Bernadette Christina Munthe JAKARTA, Feb 8 (Reuters) – Buyers of Indonesian coal are holding back orders of the fuel after the government issued new shipping rules for coal and crude...

February 8, 2018
Total Views: 3

Friday, July 28, 2017
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News

U.S. Coal Exports Soar Under President Trump

By Timothy Gardner and Nina Chestney WASHINGTON/LONDON July 28 (Reuters) – U.S. coal exports have jumped more than 60 percent this year due to soaring demand from Europe and Asia,...

July 28, 2017
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
News

Indonesia Port Disruptions Cause Coal Shipping Delays

By Fergus Jensen and Henning Gloystein JAKARTA/SINGAPORE, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Loading disruptions at ports in East and South Kalimantan on the Indonesian side of Borneo island are causing a...

February 7, 2017
Total Views: 40

Friday, June 24, 2016
Maritime News

Indonesia Says Coal On Hold for Philippines After 7 Sailors Abducted

By Kanupriya Kapoor and Manuel Mogato JAKARTA/MANILA June 24 (Reuters) – Indonesia said on Friday a halt on coal shipments to the Philippines will remain in place until Manila can...

June 24, 2016
Total Views: 21

Friday, March 18, 2016
Maritime News

The Coal Loophole: Doubts on China’s Will to Enforce North Korea Sanctions

By Megha Rajagopalan BEIJING, March 18 (Reuters) – Over two weeks after the United Nations slapped harsh new sanctions on North Korea, several Chinese shipping and trade sources say they...

March 18, 2016
Total Views: 5

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Maritime News

China coal imports slump 41%

BEIJING, June 8 (Reuters) – China’s coal imports slumped 41 percent in May from a year earlier to 14.25 million tonnes and were down sharply on April despite industry expectations...

June 7, 2015
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
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Maritime News

Storm Shuts Down World’s Biggest Coal Port

Australia's Newcastle port, the world's biggest coal export port, has stopped all ship movements due to a cyclonic storm lashing the country's east coast, a port spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

April 22, 2015
Total Views: 20

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Interesting

Three Dockworkers Killed While Unloading Coal at Port of Antwerp

Three dockworkers were killed last Saturday at the Port of Antwerp after unloading coal from an open hatch cargo ship. The three workers were reported to have suffocated when they entered...

April 16, 2015
Total Views: 30

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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Maritime News

India’s Coal Imports on the Rise as Prices Fall

Imports in March were estimated to have risen 80 percent to 24.73 million tonnes, according to mjunction data based on information from shipping companies, ports and other sources.

April 14, 2015
Total Views: 0

Monday, February 9, 2015
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Maritime News

Baltic Dry Index Matches All-Time Low

Commodity shipping costs matched a record low set 28 years ago as China’s slowing demand for coal and weaker bookings before the Asian country’s New Year holidays compounded a fleet glut.

February 9, 2015
Total Views: 0

Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Maritime News

Shipping Costs Test New Low as China Coal Imports Slide

“The single biggest issue is the oversupply of ships.”

February 5, 2015
Total Views: 0

Monday, October 13, 2014
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Maritime News

Australian Coal Exports Reach Record Levels

Australian coal miners are shrugging off a global glut of the fuel, exporting a record 158.5 million tonnes in the January-September period from the key mining state of Queensland, industry figures showed.

October 13, 2014
Total Views: 2

Monday, September 22, 2014
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Maritime News

Severe Congestion at Indian Ports as Bulk Carriers Queue Up With Cargoes of Coal

Indian power and steel companies are importing shiploads of coal due to a severe shortage at home, leading to heavy congestion in one of the country's busiest ports that now has twice the number of vessels waiting than its available berths.

September 22, 2014
Total Views: 5

Thursday, August 21, 2014
News

Port of Vancouver Coal Terminal Project Gains Approval

Port Metro Vancouver, Canada's largest port, said on Thursday it has approved a new facility to transfer coal from trains onto barges at Fraser Surrey Docks, a decision that followed lengthy public scrutiny over the project's environmental and health impact.

August 21, 2014
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Maritime News

Qinhuangdao Coal Port Seen as Economic Barometer, Set for Record Supply

Qinhuangdao, home to China’s largest coal port that’s been called an indicator of Asia’s biggest economy, is set for record commodity deliveries over the next three years as urbanization boosts demand for the fuel

August 19, 2014
Total Views: 1