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Platts discontinues Standard and Premium CFR China met coal relativities Feb 1, 2020

S&P Global Platts has discontinued its relativities assessments for Canadian coking coal brands Standard and Premium on a CFR China basis, effective Feb 1, 2020, reflecting diminishing spot liquidity.

The discontinued prices were previously published on Page 10 of Steel Markets Daily publication, page 8 of Coal Trader International, Platts Market Center, Platts Metals Alert pages MW1064 and MW1066 and in the Platts price database under the following codes:

Description Daily symbol Monthly average

Met Coal Standard CFR China $/mt MCBAK00 MCBAK03

Met Coal Premium CFR China $/mt MCBAL00 MCBAL03

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