Asian coking coal prices rise further on strong interest for US coals, limited Australian supply

Prices for premium hard coking coal (PHCC) on an FOB Australia basis rose again on Thursday September 21 amid strong interest for coal products from the US and Australia, market sources said.

Key drivers
Interest from Indian buyers remained high, with many of them actively seeking US-origin materials.

A major Indian steelmaker was seeking 75,000 tonnes of premium mid-volatility (PMV) hard coking...


Paul Lim

Olivia Zhang

Bella Cheng

September 21, 2023

13:25 GMT

Shanghai, Singapore