Chinese President Xi Jinping meet with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese in Bali, Indonesia, in November. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping meet with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese in Bali, Indonesia, in November. Photo: Xinhua

China-Australia relations: ‘surge’ in Australian coal inquiries amid reports Beijing set to end import ban

  • China’s state planner is reported to have held talks with four state-owned importers over the lifting of a 2020 ban on Australian thermal and coking coal
  • Tensions are seen to have eased recently, highlighted by a meeting between Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and President Xi Jinping in November

Chinese President Xi Jinping meet with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese in Bali, Indonesia, in November. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping meet with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese in Bali, Indonesia, in November. Photo: Xinhua
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