A worker unloads coal from a train in Hefei, Anhui province. Photo: AFP

Why China’s coal freight cut is a double-edged sword

Mainland China’s coal demand fell 4.1 per cent last year

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A worker unloads coal from a train in Hefei, Anhui province. Photo: AFP
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Eric Ng

Eric Ng

Eric joined the SCMP in 1998 after brief stints in a trading company and translation and editing roles at Dow Jones and Edinburgh Financial Publishing. He has close to 20 years of experience covering China's energy, mining and industrial materials sectors, and has recently added biotechnology to his coverage. Eric has a Masters of Business Administration degree.