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China Coal Storage Forecast to Hit High: Xinhua

Since mid-November the average daily national coal supply has been 8.6 million tonnes, the NDRC announced


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An excavator moves coal onto a truck at a coal port in Lianyungang, eastern China's Jiangsu province. Photo: AFP

 

Coal inventories at China’s power plants continue to expand rapidly and may hit an all-time high by the end of this month, according to the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), Xinhua reported.

Coal supplies for power use have been rising sharply since October and, since mid-November the average daily national coal supply has been 8.6 million tonnes, the NDRC said.

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