Coal drives Qld growth despite uncertainty

OVER the past decade, the value of Queensland’s resources has tripled and the state has reported an $8 billion increase in exports, driven principally by strong price increases for coking coal and thermal coal, according to the most recent Queensland Resources Council CEO quarterly sentiment survey.

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However, the impact of poor or uncertain regulation continued to “act as a wet blanket” for industry and had been the number one concern for member CEOs for five consecutive quarters, who warned that

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