|Arch Coal Increases Profile in Asia; Hires Zhang Shijie to Lead Chinese Marketing Efforts|
"The opening of an office in China is a natural next step as we raise our stake in the seaborne coal trade," said Arch Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
"We're pleased Zhang Shijie has joined Arch to foster relationships and identify opportunities in China," said Lang. "He brings a wealth of marketing experience in coal and other commodities and has an excellent business network that will enhance our growing international presence."
Zhang Shijie will facilitate metallurgical and thermal coal transactions and logistics in China. He has more than 20 years of experience in importing coal, cokes, minerals and metals. Zhang Shijie's linguistic skills include English and Mandarin. He is a graduate of
Arch Coal Asia-Pacific's new
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