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  1. SEOUL, July 17 (Reuters) - South Korea's coal imports rose 26 percent in June compared with a year earlier, customs data showed on Monday.

    Total coal imports are composed of steam coal for power generation and coking coal for steel production.

    Details of total imports in June are as follow (in tonnes/ in $/T)

                                      June 2017            June 2016  
     Australia              3,585,640/  $129.22   3,537,917/ $ 64.93  
    

    Russia 2,477,432/ $ 99.08 1,709,883/ $ 59.33 Indonesia 2,337,539/ $ 61.67 2,215,914/ $ 41.14

     Canada                 1,225,509/  $180.62     801,132/ $ 77.80  
     Colombia                 677,786/  $101.86       1,795/ $217.27  
     United States            379,720/  $244.17     395,894/ $ 74.05  
     S.Africa                 317,934/  $ 87.45                    -  
     China                    155,638/  $122.12    113,399/ $  67.43  
    

    TOTAL 11,157,198/ $114.98 8,852,934/ $ 59.46

    Details of the January to June imports are as follow (in tonnes/ in $/T)

                                Jan-June 2017         Jan-June 2016  
     Australia            21,017,748/ $123.93   24,434,999/ $ 63.64  
    

    Indonesia 16,775,283/ $ 60.53 14,543,511/ $ 42.47 Russia 11,801,378/ $105.51 10,010,301/ $ 61.60 Canada 5,214,772/ $169.67 3,564,724/ $ 81.09

     S.Africa              4,076,713/  $94.99      164,979/ $ 58.53  
     Colombia              2,429,932/ $ 98.18      167,872/ $ 59.25  
     United States         2,263,497/ $185.95    1,830,061/ $ 76.36  
    
     China                 1,184,072/ $133.78      841,436/ $ 80.88  
     Mozambique              388,789/ $164.67       76,999/ $ 95.98  
     Marshall Is.            160,700/ $ 57.97                     -  
     Austria                 133,477/ $ 90.64      148,321/ $ 56.71  
     Saudi Arabia            111,061/ $119.56                     -  
     Hong Kong                72,391/ $ 55.99      134,933/ $ 81.94  
     Liberia                  70,179/ $ 61.16                     -  
     Switzerland                            -      166,259/ $ 67.25  
     New Zealand                            -       19,800/ $ 68.03  
     Singapore                              -        1,563/ $229.05  
                                                                     
     TOTAL                65,699,992/ $107.49    56,105,758/ $59.63  
    

    Of the total imports, details of steam coal imports last month are as follow (In tonnes / in $/T)

                                      June 2017              June 2016  
     Indonesia               2,337,539/ $ 61.67     2,215,914/ $ 41.14  
     Australia               2,211,748/ $ 86.83     2,534,255/ $128.14  
     Russia                  1,741,048/ $ 74.32     1,207,528/ $ 53.33  
     Colombia                  677,261/ $101.73                      -  
     Canada                    465,735/ $ 65.41       245,423/ $ 45.88  
     S.Africa                  317,934/ $ 87.45                      -  
     China                      85,655/ $ 87.46        88,099/ $ 59.79  
     Austria                                  -        77,000/ $ 57.12  
     United States                            -       125,699/ $ 48.15  
                                                                        
     TOTAL                   7,836,920/ $ 76.59     6,493,918/ $50.01
            
    				
    			
        


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