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US weekly coal carloads drop to lowest total in 120 weeks: AAR
Houston (Platts)--20 May 2015 425 pm EDT/2025 GMT

US railroads originated a new year-low volume of coal carloads for the week ending May 16, marking the lowest total in 120 weeks, according to data released Wednesday by the Association of American Railroads.
Asian thermal coal markets remain under pressure due to oversupply, low prices
May 8, 2015 03:00:00 EST

James O'Connell and Deepak Kannan explain current trends in the Asian market including the thermal coal oversupply and the drop in Chinese imports.
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