Regional gas prices in parts of the western US are expected to receive support from maintenance over the coming weeks, but Canadian prices remain under pressure.
The Henry Hub front-month futures price has come under pressure as a result of profit-taking and rising gas stocks in the US.
The Rough storage facility, which accounts for more than 70% of the UK's storage capacity, was shut at the start of the month, pushing up peak winter prices on the NBP forward curve.
Analysis & Forecasts
Focus on macroeconomic trends, gas demand & production, storage, prices and trade movements
Analysis of how gas prices respond to the price of other fuels, such as coal, renewables and nuclear
Oil market outlook
A brief analysis of the direction of crude oil prices and of oil product crack spreads
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