Canavan extols coal's contribution to Qld, NSW economies

FEDERAL Resources Minister Matt Canavan has cited the record contribution of mining royalties to the Queensland and New South Wales budgets as reasons for all government to help sustain viable coal industries.

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Federal resources minister Matt Canavan has welcomed the coal royalties' contribution to the NSW and Queensland budgets.

The stance has put him at odds with some members of his own party, however, the minister remains staunch in his defence of the local coal industry.

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