09/01/2001 - 21:00

Why king coal is a merry soul

09/01/2001 - 21:00


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Wesfarmers knew a thing or two in May last year when it snapped up the Curragh coal mine in Queensland for an almost derisory $200 million, and hungry Rio Tinto has just swallowed the Australian coal assets of the US Peabody giant for $1 billion

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