Australia's coal exports in 2017 were worth 35% than in 2016, and was the country's second largest export in 2017 after iron ore.
New Acland Coal requests Judicial Review of the Queensland Land Court’s recommendation in respect of the New Acland mine Stage 3 mining lease applications.
Following a recent suspension of Area 7 and 9 longwalls, South32 has reported production for FY17 at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal is likely to decrease.
New export data shows that global demand for Australia’s New South Wales coal continues at near-record levels, with exports increasing by 1.5 million t in 2016.
The latest AEMO report on events relating to high demand for power across New South Wales during the recent extreme heat conditions highlights the need for increased generation capacity.
Whitehaven Coal revises its production guidance for its Narrabri longwall operation, but remains on track to achieve its group 2017 saleable production guidance.
The New South Wales Planning Minister has denied any changes to policy on the Drayton South project after press reports suggests government may move to protect thoroughbred stables.
Mining royalties will deliver an AUS$208 million budget boost to New South Wales government revenues over the next four years.