COKING COAL DAILY: Premium price up in fob market amid more buying

Seaborne premium hard coking coal prices climbed up in both the cfr and fob markets on Thursday May 27, with the supply of north American premium hard coking coal to China still limited and more buying activity in the fob market, source told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets indices
Premium hard coking coal, fob DBCT: $152.76 per tonne, up $12.16 per tonne
Premium hard coking coal, cfr Jingtang: $262.29 per tonne,up $7.49 per tonne
Hard coking coal, fob DBCT: $114.96 per tonne, flat
Hard coking coal, cfr Jingtang: $231.87 per tonne, up $2.52 per tonne

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Alice Li

May 27, 2021

10:55 GMT

Shanghai