Coal production in China, 1950-2012 ... world, but as of 2015 falling coal prices
resulted in layoffs at coal mines in the northeast.
Feb 22, 2016 ... China will aim to close more than 1000 coal mines over this year, with a total
production capacity of 60 million tonnes, as part of its plans to ...
Jan 21, 2016 ... Beijing will invest $4.6 billion (30 billion yuan) over the next three years to close
small and inefficient coal mines across the country. (Image ...
China accounted for approximately half of global coal consumption (50.3 percent,
3.8 billion tonnes) and production (47.4 percent, 3.6 billion tonnes) in 2013, ...
Feb 12, 2016 ... When news of China's coal mining reduction initiative first emerged, we dubbed it
significant but largely for symbolic reasons. We now have the ...
Jan 19, 2016 ... But Li said: “Coal production and consumption [in China] has entered into a
turning point since 2014. Even if it bounces back in the future, it will ...
Jan 22, 2016 ... China's coal imports are a their slowest rate of growth since 1998. At the
beginning of January China declared no new coal mines for the next ...
May 14, 2014 ... Chinese production and consumption of coal increased for the 13th consecutive
year in 2012. China is by far the world's largest producer and ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... China is the world's top coal consumer but slow economic growth and pollution
concerns are lessening demand. Chinese energy officials say ...
Jan 22, 2016 ... Chinese authorities are making drastic cuts in coal production an effort to reduce
overcapacity in the face of shrinking demand, according to ...