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Research and Markets: China Coal Industry: Porters Five Forces Analysis of One of the Leading Producers and Consumers of Coal - 2012


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "China Coal Industry: Porters Five Forces Analysis" report to their offering.

Coal is one of the most commonly used fossil fuel around the world today. While there are many options such as renewable energy available, the low cost of coal and ready availability of coal makes it an attractive option for power generation.

Being a highly competitive market, there are many players operation in the Chinese coal industry for many years now. Worldwide, the coal industry is growing at a fast pace, in spite of the various environmental concerns that faces the future of the industry, and China is one of the leading producers and consumers of coal in the world.

In order to understand the profitability and the dynamics of competitive structure of the coal industry in China, Taiyou Research presents a Porter's Five Forces Analysis of the Chinese Coal Industry.

In our report, apart from the Porter's Five Forces Model Analysis of the industry, we also analyze the basics of coal, including the various uses and types of coal, how coal is formed, and many other factors impacting the global coal industry.

We also include a profile the Chinese coal industry through a market profile, market value and volume analysis, coal production and consumption statistics, and much more.

An in-depth outlook of the Chinese coal industry concludes this analysis of the Chinese coal industry in a Porter's Five Forces framework.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Basics of Coal

2.1 Introduction

2.2 How is Coal Formed?

2.3 Types of Coal

2.4 Uses of Coal

3. Profile of the Chinese Coal Industry

3.1 Market Profile

3.2 Coal Resources & Reserves

3.3 Market Value & Volume

3.4 Industry Segmentation

3.5 Coal Consumption Statistics

3.6 Coal Production Statistics

4. China Coal Industry: Porter's Five Forces Analysis

4.1 Introduction

4.2 Power of Buyers

4.3 Power of Suppliers

4.4 Competitive Rivalry

4.5 New Entrants in the Industry

4.6 Presence of Substitutes

5. Outlook for China Coal Industry

6. Glossary

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
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Sector: Coal

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