Supply & Demand

Bolivia-Argentina export tango continues

Bolivia appears to have under-exported gas to Argentina in August – and the deficit widened in September Bolivia appears to have under-exported gas to Argentina in August – and the deficit widened in September.
By Chris Noon 2 October 2017 0 27795

Bolivian state-run YPFB appears to have under-exported gas to Argentina in August and September, according to state agency Enarsa, which oversees Argentina’s gas imports.

Bolivian gas exports to Argentina

The contract between Bolivia and Argentina stipulates minimum exports of 20.3 million cubic metres per day (MMcm/d) from 1 May until 30 September. However, the deficit appeared to be around 100 thousand cubic metres per day (Mcm/d) in August and widened to around 500 Mcm/d in the first three weeks of September.

YPFB’s daily export...