Supply & Demand

Confusion swirls over Bolivian exports

Bolivian authorities are no longer publishing daily gas export data. It could be related to a disagreement over exports with Argentina Bolivian authorities are no longer publishing daily gas export data. It could be related to a disagreement over exports with Argentina.
By Chris Noon 15 May 2017 0 25894

A hefty reduction in Bolivian gas exports to Argentina in early May has caused political friction between La Paz and Buenos Aires. 

Bolivia exported 15.1 million cubic metres per day (MMcm/d) to Argentina between 1 and 7 May, according to data from Bolivian state-run YPFB. However, the contract between the two countries stipulates minimum Bolivian exports of 20.3 MMcm/d from 1 May until 30 September, according to Argentine state agency Enarsa, which oversees the country’s gas...