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Asian spot LNG prices drop nearly 7.4% in January

Buyers have been purchasing less LNG in expectation of a decline in heating-related demand in February and March Buyers have been purchasing less LNG in expectation of a decline in heating-related demand in February and March.
By Tang Tian 12 February 2019 0 33927
Chart showing average CIF LNG spot prices for major Asian importers in December
Chart showing volume of LNG imported by major Asian buyers in December

Asian spot LNG prices fell by an average of 7.39% in January compared with December as buyers made fewer purchases in anticipation of lower heating demand in February and March. January’s average spot price was the lowest since April 2018.

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