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Industrial Info Resources

December 17, 2012 06:15 ET

Canada Dries Up as Export Market for U.S. Thermal Coal, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Dec 17, 2012) -  Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- U.S. exports of steam coal to Canada have plummeted since Canada enacted a national policy to reduce the use of coal in its electric generation sector as a way to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Preliminary data for the first half of 2012 suggests that that steam coal exports to Canada have bottomed out.

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