Supply & Demand

Argentina faces growing bill for gas and LNG imports

The price Argentina pays for Bolivian gas could converge with that of its LNG imports in the coming months The price Argentina pays for Bolivian gas could converge with that of its LNG imports in the coming months.
By Chris Noon 10 September 2018 0 32474

The price Argentina pays for Bolivian gas is gradually increasing, with Buenos Aires paying 8.9% more for its Bolivian imports in Q3 2018 compared with the previous quarter, according to data from state-run agency IEASA. The price increased by 11.4% in Q2 from Q1. The price of Argentina’s imported Bolivian volumes is $1.5-2.0/MMBtu higher than its average sales price for gas but $1.2-1.5/MMBtu cheaper than the price it paid for its LNG imports between April and...