Newcastle Coal Ship

Major Export Markets

Major Export Markets For Australian Coal (2014)
Country/Area Million Tons Coking Million Tons Thermal Million Tons Total Rank % of exports
Japan 42.0 77.7 119.7 1 30.9
China 46.3 47.1 93.4 2 24.1
South Korea 20.4 34.4 54.8 3 14.1
India 40.1 6.7 46.8 4 12.1
Other 28.2 14.5 42.7 5 11.0

Major Coal Export Ports

Major Australian Coal Export Ports
Port State Million Tons
2009
Million Tons
2008
Newcastle NSW 92.8 91.4
Hay Point QLD 82.4 80.4
Gladstone QLD 56.2 54.1
Abbot Point QLD 14.4 12.5
Port Kembla NSW 13.7 13.3
Brisbane QLD 6.3 5.5
Total   265.8 257.2