High-quality coal demand to increase amid global decarbonization drive, blast furnace dominance

Premium low-volatility (PLV) hard coking coal is expected to enjoy a “potentially durable scarcity premium” in the coming decades due to the potential for greater demand amid a limited increase in supply, according to BHP, a leading Australian coal miner.

Global decarbonization drive to increase global PLV demand

The appetite of end-users for the high-quality coal will increase with the global steel industry striving to reduce greenhouse gas emission and...


Alice Li

Olivia Zhang

August 28, 2023

13:32 GMT

Singapore, Shanghai