While tariffs could increase domestic demand for metallurgical coal - which is used in the steelmaking process - most of the market for that fuel is abroad.
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The survey found that exploration expenditures across BC totaled $246 million in 2017, up $41 million (20%), from the year before.
The government has delayed expected decision on whether to allow a new coal mine in northeastern England.
It’s said that in China, a new skyscraper is built every five days.
Coal India Ltd.’s shipments rose 4.8 percent from a year ago and output increased for a seventh straight month.
Australia’s corporate watchdog has launched court action against the company, former chief executive Tom Albanese and chief financial officer Guy Elliott.
Adani Group bought into the Queensland basin in 2010, followed a year later by GVK Group, with plans to ship thermal coal by the middle of the decade.
The deal includes the New Vaal, New Denmark and Kriel mines, as well as various mine life extension projects.
Majority owner Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd said that it expected to make up any sales-related effect over the next few quarters.
Uncertainty around the charter has deterred investment into a sector that accounts for 8% of gross domestic product in the world's top platinum producer
China's war on smog benefitting exporters of high-quality ore as domestic steelmaking output cuts are extended.
If there is a trend at play here, it’s that diversified miners are the ones most likely to exit coal.
CHART: Baltic Dry Index has plummeted 32% since December, opening up huge gap to closely correlated industrial metal prices.
The Gupta brothers were accused of using their political connections to win state contracts and influence cabinet appointments
Company became the latest top miner to report soaring profits, hefty dividends and lighter debt burden.
That's considering the combined rankings of all its provinces and territories, but Finland is the most attractive jurisdiction this year.
India’s decision to allow private and foreign companies to bid for coal mines without any end-use or price restrictions is likely to lure foreign mining giants, currently swimming in cash.
The mining industry is awash with cash, and so far it’s got two main uses — pay down debt and reward investors.
The Swiss miner and commodities trader Glencore said its solid finances will let it to pursue more acquisitions if opportunities arise.
BHP’s first-half results missed analysts’ expectations and the shares fell 4.6 percent, on pace for the biggest daily drop since April.
Tensions have mounted between the Mongolian government and its fellow shareholders in Oyu Tolgoi, where Rio Tinto is operating a huge underground extension.
The New-York based fund argues an overhaul could add more than $22 billion in value for shareholders and wants BHP to conduct an independent study.
The biggest players in Colombia's coal industry are Drummond Co, Glencore Plc, Murray Energy Corp's Colombia Natural Resources, and Cerrejon.
New report says "deals in lithium, copper and cobalt are expected to feature high on the agenda of management teams across the industry."
Base metals should continue to do well in 2018 along with the US steel industry, though American coal will continue to lose ground to natural gas.