This since the beginning of this year:
Indonesia is the world’s largest exporter of thermal coal. He has now cleared the departure of 37 loaded coal ships after obtaining approvals from the authorities.
The coordinating ministry for maritime affairs and investments said:
- the export ban put in place on January 1 had been relaxed for miners who had satisfied the obligation to sell part of their production for local electricity production after the state utility had bought enough of coal in power stations to ensure 15 days of operation.