13 Oct 2020

China Imported 18.676 Million Tons of Coal in September

13 Oct 2020  by World-Energy   
According to data released by the General Administration of Customs on October 13, China imported 18.676 million tons of coal in September 2020, a decrease of 11.612 million tons or 38.34% from 30.288 million tons in the same period last year.

This was a decrease of 1.987 million tons, or 9.62%, from 20.663 million tons in August.

Coal imports in September were US$1172.8 million, a year-on-year decrease of 51.3% and a month-on-month decrease of 15.61%. Based on this, the unit price of imports is estimated to be US$62.80/ton, a year-on-year decrease of US$16.71/ton and a month-on-month drop of US$4.46/ton.

From January to September 2020, the country imported a total of 239.429 million tons of coal, a year-on-year decrease of 4.4%; the cumulative import value was US$16,687,700, a year-on-year decrease of 15.8%.


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