Growth abates

OVERALL raw coal production in New South Wales fell for the second consecutive year after a decade of unprecedented growth, according to statistics provided by Coal Services.

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Whitehaven Coal's Narrabri mine stockpile.

The 2015-16 preliminary statistics show overall raw coal production fell 2.5% to 247 million tonnes. For the first time in 15 years, exports fell -- down 1.9% to 170Mt for the year.

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