BIMCO’s SNOW (Week 37): Chinese coal imports from Australia drop 98.6% as restrictions bite

BIMCO’s SNOW (Week 37): Chinese coal imports from Australia drop 98.6% as restrictions bite

Peter Sand

In the first seven months of the year Chinese coal imports from Australia have totalled just 780,000 tonnes as Chinese restrictions on Australian coal have started to hurt, according to Oceanbolt. This represents a 98.6% drop compared with 56.8 million tonnes in the same period in 2020.

In the first seven months of 2020, 697 voyages were made carrying coal between Australia and China. Out of...

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