A cold 2013-2014 winter promised hope for a rebound in coal demand that was cut short by railroad performance issues as all major US railroads struggled with the inclement weather. Coal plant retirements and future carbon regulations create weak domestic coal demand in the mid and long-term. In the long-term export demand is strong enough to drive an increase in overall coal production and to lift prices.
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