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Capacity at the world's largest coal export port will increase 25% to 180 million tons a year by 2013, a group leading the upgrade of terminal facilities at the Australian port of Newcastle said Tuesday.
The Australian government's national rail track operator Australian Rail Track Corp. said late Thursday that it will join the consortium of miners who have lodged a A$4.85 billion bid for Queensland Rail's coal track network.
Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) said it welcomes an expedited hearing pushed by a regulator on alleged safety issues at a coal mine in Illinois, while objecting to the words used in a statement by the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration.