Construction on China’s West-East Pipeline. The country is making slow progress in liberalising its network. (CNPC) Policy & Regulation

Chinese pipeline reform will take a decade – source

A fully reformed Chinese pipeline sector could see companies buying and trading long-distance capacity in 10 years’ time.

By Tang Tian 31 August 2016 10:11 GMT

Analysis & Forecasts

Regional Focus: Middle East & Africa

Market Roundup

Late summer warmth boosts Henry Hub

The Henry Hub front-month futures price is receiving support from a forecast for above-average temperatures in the eastern half of the US and ongoing supply disruptions caused by floods in Louisiana.

Market Roundup

UK gas prices come under pressure

Strong gas supplies to the UK have put pressure on NBP prices, even though the country’s demand for the fuel has been above seasonal norms.

Market Drivers

Norway expected to cut upstream spending

Cuts in Norway’s upstream investment could mean the country’s output will also drop, despite forecasts for record production.

Market Drivers

LNG over-commitment haunts Argentina

Argentina is struggling to fulfil its LNG import commitments as a result of weakening gas demand and rising domestic output of the fuel.


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Gas Trends

Bear market hall of fame

Natural Gas Daily examines reactions to the new bear market reality in eight countries and reviews what NOCs and IOCs are doing to limit their losses.

24 February 2016 13:13 GMT