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PRB 8,800 front-month coal contract trades higher in US OTC market
October 9, 2015

The front-month Powder River Basin 8,800 Btu/lb contract inched up Thursday in the US over-the-counter thermal coal market following its highest trade this year for November delivery.
Analysts, aluminum buyers mull impact of Chinese petcoke crackdown
October 9, 2015

China's restrictions on the import, sale or use of higher-sulfur petroleum coke is likely to tighten the supply of anode-grade petcoke for the aluminum industry, analysts say.
Traders weigh up prospects for China's thermal coal market in Q4
October 7, 2015

October 06, 2015 - The October-December trading period after China's Golden Week holidays is a crucial time of year for thermal coal shippers and traders as this is when they attempt to maximize sales to North Asian utilities preparing for the Northern Hemisphere winter season.
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