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US coal markets take cues from gas, power after record-setting summer

With Jim Levesque, associate editor, Coal Trader

September 20, 2016 08:29:45 EST (3:01)

US coal prices saw significant price boosts this summer after reaching extreme lows in May, and recent movements provide a hint as to market changes for the rest of 2016. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Platts Coal Trader, Jim Levesque evaluates the markets for PRB and CAPP coal and where prices may be as the year progresses.

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