Thermal coal has retreated from its recent peak, but shares of coal producers recovered Tuesday. Deeper corrections might be prevented by difficulties in China to resume production, shown by 12% fall in output last month, and higher demand ahead of winter season. China’s domestic coal production fell 10.7% to 2.74 billion tonnes in the first 10 months of 2016 despite improvements at China Shenhua in recent months.To subscribe please click here