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Thermal Coal Market Insight, News and Analysis

Assess market balance, identify trends and maximize opportunities.

Could higher freights change the balance of thermal coal trading? How far will thermal coal prices have to fall for the market to stabilize and when will they rebound?

Find answers to the industry’s most pressing questions with our newly enhanced service – integrating IHS Energy short- and long-term global thermal coal outlooks through three deliverables. The Global Thermal Coal Advisory Service provides the 25-year forecast for thermal coal supply, demand, price, imports, exports, cost curves and freight. Access to our data center, coal experts and executive member forums ensures you have every resource needed to keep pace with market developments. Each quarter, you also receive the Steam Coal Forecaster, which discloses the 18-24 month outlook for global thermal coal trade. The biweekly IHS Markit McCloskey Coal Report wraps everything up in a summary of the global met and thermal coal industry, including benchmark coal indices, freight rates and swaps.

Enterprise-wide access to service content through our online platform IHS Markit Connect™ allows you to:

  • Quickly download reliable thermal coal pricing, production, imports, exports and other statistics
  • Support mining, production, transportation, trading and investment strategies
  • Monitor competing fuel dynamics and capitalize on inflection points
  • Understand political, economic and technological factors driving regional markets
  • Anticipate risks to coal’s position within the global energy mix

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What's Included

Global Thermal Coal Advisory Service
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual reports with a 25-year outlook and supporting analysis for global thermal coal supply, demand, price, costs curves and freight
  • Insight into carbon, spreads and arbitrage opportunities
  • Analysis of competing fuels, price inflection points, as well as coal and subsidiary industries set within IHS Global Scenarios and Macroeconomic framework
  • Full access to our online data center
  • Full access to our coal research team
  • Invitations to executive member forums, webinars, conference calls and events to engage with our analysts and with peers across the coal community

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Steam Coal Forecaster
  • Quarterly report with 18-24 month outlook for global thermal coal trade and data
  • Country-by-country demand and supply analysis
  • Stockpiles (producers & consumers)
  • Hydro and generation activity, rail and port developments
  • Detailed forecast of supply, demand and freights
  • Conclusions about thermal coal price outlooks
  • Analysis of Atlantic and Pacific thermal coal markets
  • Alerts of impending market shortages or surpluses, indicating price direction

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IHS Markit McCloskey Coal Report

Delivered every two weeks, a report featuring major global stories with in-depth analysis and data:

  • Global metallurgical and thermal coal trade and price analysis
  • Global mergers and acquisitions
  • Global transport, logistics and freight
  • Global mining, power and steel
  • Global production, consumption, import/export analysis
  • Analysis of electricity/carbon markets
  • Comprehensive listing of all benchmark coal indices, freight rates and swaps

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