Coal & Freight

On 4th April, 2017, JERA Trading Singapore Pte. Ltd. (“JERA Trading”), a subsidiary of JERA Trading International Pte. Ltd., which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of JERA Co., Inc., (“JERA”), completed the acquisition of the coal and freight business of EDF Trading Limited.  

EDF Trading holds 33% of the shares in JERA Trading and is proud to be partnering with JERA, equal joint venture of two of the largest Japanese utilities, in this new trading venture. 

JERA Trading is committed to ensuring continuity for its own and EDF Trading's customers in the coal and freight markets, and anticipates being able to deliver a broader and more competitive product offering as a result of its increased scale. JERA Trading will be managed from Singapore with an additional commercial hub in London that will run its Atlantic basin activities. 

The trading team manages assets at all the key points in the global coal and freight chain.  The insights gained from these activities gives a clear view as to the way the market is behaving.  Such knowledge underpins the structured transactions created to help customers optimise their assets.

With coal terminals in the Port of Amsterdam in Holland, JERA Trading has facilities for storing, blending and reloading which enables efficient service to customers across West, North, Central and Eastern Europe.  JERA Trading’s office in Singapore manages the coal and freight requirements of its customers in Asia.


JERA Trading Singapore tel: +65 6654 1980

JERA Trading London tel: +44 203 480 6700