Queensland coal exports continue to fall in February

Coal exports from Australia’s Queensland state remained in a downtrend in February, falling by 7% on the year and dropping by 5% month on month, according to data from the North Queensland Bulk Ports Corp and Gladstone Ports Corp.

Queensland, Australia’s metallurgical coal hub, exported 15.47 million tonnes of coal - including small volumes of thermal coal - last month, compared with 16.65 million tonnes a year earlier and 16.27 million tonnes in January, the latest data from the two port operators shows.

The North Queensland Bulk Ports Corp oversees the Dalrymple Bay, Hay Point and Abbot Point coal terminals, while Gladstone Ports...

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Alice Li

March 10, 2021

08:27 GMT

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