Chinese net coal imports reached 21.2Mt in October

According to the latest Chinese customs data, overall Chinese net coal imports slumped 19.9% m-o-m to 21.2m tonnes in October. This is the lowest monthly total since July and is just 2.3% higher y-o-y.

Chinese net coal imports still rose 25.1m tonnes or 12.9% y-o-y to 220m tonnes over the first 10 months of the year.

Source: General Administration of Customs