A Qatari LNG vessel

US LNG set to gain from Qatari-Saudi turf war

Saudi Arabia’s aim of challenging Qatar’s dominance of the LNG market will present the United States with an opportunity to commercialise its LNG.

2 days ago Americas
Gas arrives in Kingston August 2016 from New Fortress Energy aboard the Golar Arctic.

Latin America awaits quantum leap in LNG demand

Small-scale LNG technology is gathering momentum in Latin America and the Caribbean and will be the region’s best bet for reversing the decline in its LNG demand in the long term.

3 days ago Americas

Tianjin terminal ranks first for Chinese trucked LNG sales

CNOOC’s Tianjin regasification facility sold an average of 274 truckloads of LNG per day last week

3 days ago Asia Pacific
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on stage after his election victory.

Aussie poll result a double-edged sword for LNG

The Labor Party’s hopes of forming a government were dashed over the weekend when voters shied away from policies that proposed putting climate change at the top of the political agenda.

3 days ago Asia Pacific
Infrastructure at one of Qatargas's LNG trains,

Qatar to set terms on LNG expansion project

Qatar’s selection of IOC partners for its liquefaction expansion project will likely fit with its strategy of cementing its position as a global LNG player.

3 days ago Middle East & Africa
HGV being refuelled with LNG at Pontadera in Italy

Italian incentives boost biogas uptake

Italy has the potential to produce about 3 bcm/y of biomethane in 2030 and 35 bcm/y in 2050, meaning less natural gas will be needed to meet demand.

3 days ago Europe & Russia

South Korea’s LNG imports up 5% in April

South Korea imported 3.36 mt of LNG in April, bringing an end to a three-month streak of imports falling on an annual basis.

4 days ago Asia Pacific

Chinese domestic LNG prices rise on strong demand

Increased offtake from the industrial and power sectors helped lift the price of China’s domestic LNG to $10.44/MMBtu last week.

4 days ago Asia Pacific

Asian spot LNG prices drop by just over 4%

The average price of spot LNG in major Asian markets ended last week at $5.32/MMBtu, down from $8.55/MMBtu at the same point last year.

5 days ago Asia Pacific

Malaysian LNG exports up 7% in Q1

Malaysia sent out more LNG in Q1 2019 than it did in the same period in both 2018 and 2017, but pipeline problems could once again see disappointing results for the year as a whole.

6 days ago Asia Pacific
The Jade Weser deepwater container port in Wilhelmshaven. (PA)

Wilhelmshaven LNG terminal to move onshore if demand high enough – Uniper

Uniper will replace its planned Wilhelmshaven FSRU with an onshore terminal at a second stage if there is enough demand from the market.

17 May 2019 Europe & Russia
ENN's Zhoushan terminal in China

Tariff hike leaves US-China LNG trade dead in the water

With no end to the US-China trade talks in sight, American access to the fastest-growing major LNG market will be curtailed for the foreseeable future.

16 May 2019 Asia Pacific

France and Spain show strong appetite for US LNG

The two countries imported a total of 1.9 bcm of US gas as LNG in the first four months of 2019, according to preliminary data.

16 May 2019 Europe & Russia

Power and industry to boost northern China’s LNG output

Increased gas demand from the power and industrial sectors will see northern China up its LNG production this week.

16 May 2019 Asia Pacific
ConocoPhillips' Bayu Undan platform in the Timor Sea

Chinese finance bolsters East Timor LNG plan

China International Capital Corp.'s agreement to help finance the onshore element of East Timor's Greater Sunrise project is a positive development, but doubts remain.

16 May 2019 Asia Pacific
The Tongyeong LNG terminal. (Kogas)

Kogas sees opportunities in small-scale LNG

The delivery of a small-scale LNG vessel this month will allow Kogas to start operations at its Jeju terminal and a second such vessel will offer ship-to-ship bunkering at the port of Busan.

16 May 2019 Asia Pacific
The CNOOC 301 small-scale LNG carrier berthing at CNOOC's Tianjin terminal

CNOOC steps up LNG bunkering in China

Construction has started on CNOOC’s first pair of LNG bunkering vessels, which once finished will enable the state-owned LNG importer to start realising its ambitions of building a national refuelling network.

16 May 2019 Asia Pacific
An LNG carrier at night

LNG demand growth by 2025 may disappoint

Interfax Chief Energy Analyst Peter Stewart spoke about LNG demand growth in Asia and the impact of Asian demand on European supply at Flame on Monday. Interfax was a Bronze sponsor of the conference.

15 May 2019 World

LNG sales shoot up on SHPGX

The Shanghai exchange saw brisk trading last week, with nearly 250,000 tons of LNG being sold.

15 May 2019 Asia Pacific

Pakistan’s LNG imports hit second-highest level to date in April

The country took 22% more LNG year on year in April 2019, a volume amounting to more than 700,000 tons.

15 May 2019 Asia Pacific

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