Jul. 17, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Coal Energy Co Ltd<601898
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Last month, the company sold 14.22 million metric tons of coal 41.8% more than in the same month of last year.
In the first half of this year, the company's output of commercial coal amounted to 55.22 million metric tons, up 6.4% YoY.
China Coal Energy sold a total of 72.43 million metric tons of coal from January to June, reflecting a growth of 11.3% YoY.
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd<601088
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