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Americas Trade

June 2018

Forecasts for an active Atlantic hurricane season in 2018 could disrupt the region’s LNG trading over the coming months.

The hurricane season officially began on 1 June and will end on 30 November. The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts there will be 10-16 named storms during the season. Between five and nine of these storms will be classed as hurricanes, and 1-4 of these will be major hurricanes. A normal hurricane season produces 12 named storms, six of which are hurricanes, with three of...