COKING COAL DAILY: Prices up in cfr market on active buying

Coking coal prices increased in the cfr China market on Thursday June 17 amid active buying between North American suppliers and Chinese traders, sources said.

The fob market, however, remained largely stable on firm demand, sources told Fastmarkets.
Fastmarkets indices
Premium hard coking coal, fob DBCT: $174.10 per tonne, up $0.24 per tonne
Premium hard coking coal, cfr Jingtang: $283.37 per tonne, up $1.33 per tonne
Hard coking coal, fob DBCT: $152.93 per tonne, flat
Hard coking coal, cfr Jingtang: $256.98 per tonne, up $1.04 per tonne

In China, market sentiment on domestic coking coal prices strengthened with more and more coal mines in north and east China being asked to limit production or shut down...

Published

Alice Li

June 17, 2021

12:00 GMT

Shanghai