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China bituminous, sub-bituminous thermal coal imports sink to over 2-year low
London (Platts)--24 Oct 2014 723 am EDT/1123 GMT

Monthly Chinese imports of bituminous and sub-bituminous thermal coal fell to 9.35 million mt in September, a two-and-a-half-year low, according to China customs statistics Friday.
US coal prices down despite falling stockpile; China to impose restriction on coal imports
September 19, 2014 01:25:00 EST

James O'Connell, Platts editorial director for coal, and Andrew Moore, Platts US managing editor for coal, discuss US coal stockpiles; the impact of US rail congestion on coal prices; and China's import restriction on coal that will take effect from January 2015.
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