Coal imports surge 53% in January-July

August 21, 2023

HCMC – Vietnam’s January-July coal imports soared by a steep 53% year-on-year to nearly 30 million tons. Australia, Indonesia and Russia were the top three suppliers of coal for Vietnam, accounting for 88% of the coal import volume. This marked an increase of 5.22 million tons and over US$300 million in trade value year-on-year. In 2021, the nation imported over 36 million tons of coal. The coal import volume is projected to rise to around 46.5 million tons in 2025.

The source of this news is from The Saigon Times