Cashing in on coal

Special Report: Coal


Indonesia's coal resources are the latest beneficiary of the swift escalation in commodity prices in the past year. Some foreign and domestic investors that took leveraged positions early in the expansion phase of the price cycle are now cashing out and reaping large profits from these investments and in many cases planning further deals. Other parties are seeking greater exposure to the commodity and the potential upside for prices of a product in great demand. And all are mindful of the risks