LNG

Tellurian unfazed by China’s 10% tariffs on US LNG

The company’s leadership is confident its Driftwood LNG project will be able to avoid the impact of China’s tariffs on US shipments The company’s leadership is confident its Driftwood LNG project will be able to avoid the impact of China’s tariffs on US shipments.
By Colin Shek 30 October 2018 0 33101
The Freeport LNG plant in the US The Freeport LNG plant in the US. (Freeport LNG Development)

The cofounder of Tellurian has played down the impact of Chinese tariffs on LNG imports from the United States, painting a bullish picture for American LNG just one day after a rival developer said US-China trade tensions had forced it to delay a decision on its own project.

“For Tellurian, we don’t start production for another five years, and I’m quite sure this will be long behind us at that time,” Martin Houston, vice chairman of Tellurian, told Interfax Natural Gas Daily at the