Supply & Demand

Thailand’s PTT to import more LNG

Thailand's state-owned PTT plans to import more LNG to offset the gas supply loss from a leaking pipeline, the energy conglomerate said in a statement to the Stock Exchange of Thailand today.
By Leigh Elston 27 June 2011 0 237

Thailand's state-owned PTT plans to import more LNG to offset the gas supply loss from a leaking pipeline, the energy conglomerate said in a statement to the Stock Exchange of Thailand today.

"The Energy Ministry has ordered PTT to import more shipments of LNG to cover supply losses after the pipe leak last weekend," Norkun Sitthiphong, a senior official at Thailand’s Energy ministry told reporters. PTT’s main customers, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, Independent Power Producers and PTT’s own gas separation plants, will be partially...