Coal prices loosened

Kovac, Matt
January 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;1/8/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 48, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports that China's National Development and Reform Commission will allow coal producers and users to negotiate on prices. The commission made the decision because excess supplies of coal are expected. The decision will keep authorities from implementing strict pricing mechanisms. They will also allow the volume of coal traded to be dictated by producers and users.


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