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Asia Pacific Price trends

April 2018

Average LNG import prices in Northeast Asia are set to rise further.

Japan’s average LNG import price rose by 16% on an annual basis in February, to $9.1/MMBtu. Strong year-on-year gains were also seen in average prices in South Korea, which rose by around 24%, to $9.9/MMBtu, and China, where a 24% rise took prices up to $8.7/MMBtu. This growth followed months of gains, and further increases will be seen over the coming months and the latter part of the year as oil prices continue to...