Australia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: ReutersAustralia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: Reuters
Australia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: Reuters

Australia coal firms dig in for years of mine closures, job cuts

UBS expects Australian coal exports to drop around 5 per cent to around 162 million tonnes, after increasing 31 per cent to 171 million tonnes last year

Topic |   BHP Billiton
Australia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: ReutersAustralia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: Reuters
Australia relies heavily on China as a market for its coal. China is both the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. Photo: Reuters
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