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US Coal Exports – The Long Road to Asian Markets

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OIES paper: CL 2
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Coal demand in the US power sector has decreased significantly since 2008 as competition from shale gas has developed and new environmental regulations has made coal less attractive. To offset the loss on the domestic market, US coal mining companies have turned to the export market. Since 2010, they have actively developed their coal exports and achieved record levels in 2011 and 2012. However, exports have decreased since 2013 as coal prices have fallen and competition between exporters ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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2015-03-30

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