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Venezuelan problems weighing on petcoke prices
Houston (Platts)--19 Dec 2014 253 pm EST/1953 GMT

Continued problems in Venezuela along with other bearish global sentiment weighed on spot petroleum coke prices through Friday.
Markets feel the uncertainty over China's coal import regulations
October 27, 2014 16:05:00 EST

James O'Connell explains how the spread between the CCI 1 and the CCI8 has recently almost doubled and Chinese imports of Indonesian coal appear to be shifting, while Australian coal may find some reprieve from coming Chinese regulations.
Chinese traders seek to pass through import tax to Australian shippers
October 28, 2014 - Chinese traders paying the Asian country's new import tax on Australian cargoes of bituminous thermal coal are attempting to pass on the expense to coal shippers in Australia, resulting in severe downward pressure on FOB prices, traders said recently.
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