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Aussie LNG to withstand Qatar/US onslaught

Plans by Qatar and the US to boost LNG production may make life difficult for some, but Australia’s projects are well positioned to weather the storm Plans by Qatar and the US to boost LNG production may make life difficult for some, but Australia’s projects are well positioned to weather the storm.
By Sally Bogle 7 July 2017 0 26666
Wheatstone and Australia’s other new LNG projects are due online soon. (Chevron)

Plans by Qatar and the US to boost LNG production may make life difficult for certain East African producers, but Australia’s projects are well positioned to weather the storm, experts have told Interfax Natural Gas Daily.

Qatar announced plans this week to boost its LNG capacity by 30% through debottlenecking and building new trains by early next decade. In North America, President Donald Trump is promoting US LNG in the hope of achieving a new ‘golden era’ for the country’s energy sector and is...