Strong coal demand drives Aurizon's earnings

AURIZON’s coal business has enjoyed a 7% increase in haulage volumes to 212.4 million tonnes in total across Queensland and New South Wales operations compared to FY2017.

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In Aurizon’s Network business, 229.6 million tonnes of coal were carried across its Central Queensland Coal Network.

This reflected the prior year impact from Cyclone Debbie, the start of new contracts and the high levels of customer demand given the continued strength in coal prices, Aurizon CEO Andrew Harding
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