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Illinois Basin term deals lacking amid weak domestic demand
May 24, 2016
Term deals are hard to find in the Illinois Basin thermal coal market as producers struggle amid low prices below costs and weak domestic demand, sources said Tuesday.
Recovery of US coal industry is more than a fairytale
May 12, 2016
The US thermal coal market is struggling. Demand is down. Production has plummeted. Prices are low.
Traders fear liquidity squeeze in South African coal market
May 3, 2016
Stephanie Wilson on how continuing strong screen prices of spot thermal coal threaten to reduce liquidity in the South African Richards Bay market.

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