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Coal in North America

Introduction

Coal in North America industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the North America coal market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

  • The coal market is defined as revenues due to the sale of coal for industry and power generation.
  • The North American coal market had total revenues of $52.0bn in 2014, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -2.9% between 2010 and 2014.
  • Market consumption volumes declined with a CARC of -3.1% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 987.7 million short tons in 2014.
  • The performance of the market is forecast to decline further but at a slower pace, with an anticipated CARC of -0.1% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $51.8bn by the end of 2019.
Features

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Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the coal market in North America

Leading company profiles reveal details of key coal market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the North America coal market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the North America economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the North America coal market by value in 2014?
What will be the size of the North America coal market in 2019?
What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the North America coal market?
How has the market performed over the last five years?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Arch Coal, Inc.
CONSOL Energy Inc
Peabody Energy Corporation
Teck Resources Limited
Methodology
Industry associations
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LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: North America coal market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Table 2: North America coal market volume: million short tons, 2010–14(e)
Table 3: North America coal market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2014(e)
Table 4: North America coal market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Table 5: North America coal market volume forecast: million short tons, 2014–19
Table 6: Arch Coal, Inc.: key facts
Table 7: Arch Coal, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 8: Arch Coal, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 9: CONSOL Energy Inc: key facts
Table 10: CONSOL Energy Inc: key financials ($)
Table 11: CONSOL Energy Inc: key financial ratios
Table 12: Peabody Energy Corporation: key facts
Table 13: Peabody Energy Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 14: Peabody Energy Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 15: Teck Resources Limited: key facts
Table 16: Teck Resources Limited: key financials ($)
Table 17: Teck Resources Limited: key financials (C$)
Table 18: Teck Resources Limited: key financial ratios
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: North America coal market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Figure 2: North America coal market volume: million short tons, 2010–14(e)
Figure 3: North America coal market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Figure 4: North America coal market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Figure 5: North America coal market volume forecast: million short tons, 2014–19
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the coal market in North America, 2014
Figure 12: Arch Coal, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Arch Coal, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: CONSOL Energy Inc: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: CONSOL Energy Inc: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Peabody Energy Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Peabody Energy Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 18: Teck Resources Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 19: Teck Resources Limited: assets & liabilities

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