Nine-Month High for Turkish Coal Imports
Supported by strong growth in shipments from Colombia, Turkish coal imports climbed to a nine-month high of 3.9 Mt in August, up by 1.3 Mt year-on-year, IHS Energy reports. Steam coal imports (incl. anthracite) rose by 1.3 Mt to 3.5 Mt, while there was a small increase in coking coal shipments to 0.3 Mt. At 24.0 Mt, imports of all coal types in January-August were up by 1.3 Mt on the same period last year.