Australia's Queensland coal exports down 2% in June

Coal exports from Australia’s Queensland state fell 2% year on year in June, according to data from the North Queensland Bulk Ports Corp and Gladstone Ports Corp.

Queensland, the country’s metallurgical coal hub, exported 18.02 million tonnes of coal - including some thermal coal – in June, down from 18.43 million tonnes shipped in June 2020, according to the latest data from the two port operators. June were, however, up by 4% on May’s 17.38 million tonnes.
In the first half of 2021, the Queensland shipped 99.65 million tonnes of coal, down 4% compared with the same period in 2020.

North Queensland Bulk Ports Corp oversees shipments from the Dalrymple Bay, Hay Point...

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Alice Li

July 16, 2021

07:58 GMT

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