The Dunkirk LNG terminal, France. Regasification facilities in Europe are suffering from low utilisation rates. (EDF) LNG

Fresh thinking needed for short-term LNG buyers

The next wave of LNG buyers want short-term contracts with plenty of flexibility. Does the industry have the financial tools to deal with them?

By Chris Noon 25 April 2017
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PNG landowners still waiting on benefits from LNG project

Landowners in Papua New Guinea’s Hela province are still waiting to receive the benefits they were promised from the startup of the PNG LNG project.

19 April 2017
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Tanzania LNG draft host government agreement ready

The Tanzanian government and stakeholders in the Tanzania LNG export project have drafted a host government agreement.

19 April 2017
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Gazprom to push LNG-for-transport with plant in Yaroslavl

Gazprom will build a liquefaction plant in Russia’s Yaroslavl region as part of its efforts to boost domestic use of LNG in transport.

19 April 2017
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Lithuanian parliament to discuss reduced port charges for LNG

Lithuania’s parliament will discuss a proposal from the country’s transport minister to calculate port charges for small LNG carriers based on the volume of LNG loaded.

19 April 2017
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Edison to sell 7.4% stake in Rovigo LNG terminal and pipeline

Edison is selling its 7.3% stake in Italy’s Rovigo LNG terminal and the 70 km pipeline that connects it to the national grid

19 April 2017
The commissioning cargo at Chevron’s Gorgon LNG, which started up last year. (Chevron) LNG

IOCs focus on debottlenecking current LNG plants

Debottlenecking existing LNG trains is a means of expanding production at low cost, industry executives say.

19 April 2017
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Chinese LNG prices edge downwards

Chinese wholesale LNG prices fell by 1.86% last week from the previous week as producers cut prices to compete with imported cargoes.

19 April 2017
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CNOOC subsidary shipping final core modules to Yamal LNG

China National Offshore Oil Corp.’s Offshore Oil Engineering subsidiary will ship the last 16 of 36 core modules for the Yamal LNG project to Russia in July.

18 April 2017
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Shenzhen LNG terminal passes inspection, completes construction

CNOOC’s Shenzhen LNG terminal has passed an inspection by the company’s engineering construction department, marking the completion of construction.

18 April 2017
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Asian spot LNG prices hit six-month low

Asian spot LNG prices fell by 3.1% last week from the previous week and hit $5.27/MMBtu on 14 April – their lowest level since October 2016.

18 April 2017
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Tokyo Gas and Kyushu Electric to cooperate on buying LNG

Tokyo Gas and Kyushu Electric Power have decided to cooperate on procuring LNG to cut costs.

13 April 2017
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Essar Group to develop LNG terminal at Haldia

India’s Essar Group has entered the LNG business, having won a bid tendered by the Kolkata Port Trust to develop a terminal at the port of Haldia on the country’s northeast coast.

13 April 2017
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Naples interested in building LNG bunkering facility

The port authority of Naples will issue a request for expressions of interest in building a storage site with LNG bunkering facilities on Italy’s Mediterranean coast by 2017.

13 April 2017
Bonny Island LNG, Nigeria. An FID for the plant’s seventh train is due in 2020. (Shell) LNG

Talks begin on Nigeria LNG Train 7 volumes

Representatives from Nigeria LNG have met IOCs to discuss the sale of volumes from the planned 4.3 mtpa seventh train at Bonny Island.

13 April 2017
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Australia exports 13 mt of LNG in Q4 2016

Australia's LNG exports more than doubled in Q4 2016 compared with Q4 2014, and growth will continue as more liquefaction plants come online.

13 April 2017
An LNG bunkering station in Chongqing, China. (China Gas Holdings) LNG

Low prices make LNG attractive for bunkering

Incoming low-sulphur regulations will come at a favourable time for the LNG industry, which needs to boost demand as prices are low.

12 April 2017
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Borealis Infrastructure signs up for GNL Quintero stake

Borealis Infrastructure has signed an agreement to purchase a 34.6% stake in Chilean LNG terminal operator GNL Quintero.

12 April 2017
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Phinma Energy studying prospects for Philippine LNG terminal

Philippines-based Trans-Asia Petroleum, a subsidiary of Phinma Energy, is interested in developing an LNG terminal in the Philippine province of Pangasinan.

12 April 2017
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Fluxys and Klaipedos Nafta to develop small-scale LNG projects

The Belgian TSO has signed a memorandum of understanding with Lithuania’s Klaipedos Nafta.

12 April 2017
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Chinese LNG plants cut prices on slow demand

Some of China’s LNG plants discounted their prices last week to reduce their inventories amid sluggish downstream demand before the Qingming Festival public holiday.

12 April 2017

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