Director, China Coal and Power, IHS MarkitXiaomin Liu, Director, China Coal and Power at IHS Markit, is the lead analyst for the Chinese coal market and contributes to China energy and global steam coal research.
Xiaomin Liu, Director, China Coal and Power at IHS Markit, is the lead analyst for the Chinese coal market and contributes to China energy and global steam coal research. Based in Beijing, Mr. Liu has more than 15 years of experience in Chinese coal washing plant design, energy policy, and market fundamentals analysis. His recent research includes the Chinese government's intervention in the domestic coal markets, coal market supply and demand fundamentals, coal logistics, and cost and pricing analysis. Mr. Liu is one of the lead authors of the China Coal Rush study, China Coal Market Briefings, China Energy Watch, and other coal-related reports. Prior to joining IHS Markit, Mr. Liu spent more than six years at Rio Tinto in Beijing, focusing on energy and coal market analysis. Earlier in his career he was vice director of the China coal economical information center at the China Coal Information Institute, conducting policy, strategy, and market research for governmental organizations and domestic and foreign enterprises. Mr. Liu holds bachelor's and master's degrees from the Chinese University of Mining Technology.
- Coal, Metals and Mining
- Gas, Power, and Energy Futures