Russia looks to double coal exports to China

Anastasia Bogdanova | February 10, 2020
img0 Besides its high profile gas exports, Russia is looking to double its coal exports to China, effectively competing with Indonesia, Australia and the US. Russia has been historically associated with oil and gas exports, yet the news somewhat underreports its coal market presence. Although neither the world’s largest coal producer nor exporter, Russia seems to ...

Putin urges Russia to boost coal, energy exports

MINEX Forum | August 30, 2018
img0 President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Russian energy companies should expand their export infrastructure and seek new markets for their products, including coal, with China seen as particularly important. Speaking at a meeting with government officials and top managers of energy companies, Putin also said rivalry on global energy markets has heated up. “The ...