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US railroad coal delays of two to five days drop in West, rise in East: STB
October 8, 2015

Coal shipment delays of two to five days dropped in the West but increased in the East, reports filed by the for major US railroads with the Surface Transportation Board show.
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.
How record low European thermal coal prices have been shaped by Colombian exports
October 1, 2015

Platts assesses record low European thermal coal prices, focusing on how steady Colombian exports and weak macroeconomic factors have affected the market.
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