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India coal short-term outlook March 2016

India coal short-term outlook March 2016

Report summary

Weak power demand and higher domestic coal production are pressuring imports. Will a weak monsoon lift power and coal demand in 2016? 

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  • Executive summary
  • Prices
    • Liquidity is growing but spot price discovery remains a challenge
  • Demand
    • Another weak monsoon expected in 2016: will coal demand get a boost?
    • Why are coal stocks at power plants stubbornly high?
    • Can a minimum import price save Indian steel mills?
  • Supply
    • Can Coal India Limited repeat the magic in 2016?

In this report there are 11 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
    • Executive summary: Table 1
  • Prices
    • CIL performance in the spot market, Mt and %
    • CFR prices of imported coal, US$/t
    • Thermal prices: history and forecast, US$/t
    • Metallurgical prices: history and forecast, US$/t
  • Demand
    • Monthly coal-fired power generation, TWh
    • Monthly hydropower generation, TWh
    • Domestic coal stocks at power plants, Mt
    • Imported coal stocks at power plants, Mt
  • Supply
    • CIL raw coal production, Mt
    • CIL coal despatches, Mt
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