Blog posts by Jim Thompson
16 November 2017 by
US coal producers are changing their attitudes about coal exports and are indifferent to who the counterparty is due to the...
13 October 2017 by Jim Thompson
The Department of Energy proposal to reform competitive electricity markets, a move that could be deeply positive for many coal...
28 September 2017 by Jim Thompson
Prolonged strength in the metallurgical coal market reflects continued tight supply, defying earlier conventional wisdom...
5 September 2017 by Jim Thompson
Price consensus has begun to build regarding North American domestic coal purchases for calendar year 2018.
11 August 2017 by Jim Thompson
While hard coking coal prices have moved upward rather violently in recent days, some suppliers are concerned the basis for...
28 July 2017 by Jim Thompson
The bear lurks on the fringe of the global metallurgical coal market, but for now supply has been fragile as china in a...
19 July 2017 by Jim Thompson
The first tickets have been issued to the annual dance among United States (US) cokemakers and metallurgical (met) coal suppliers.