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Supply fall suggests slowdown in Chinese gas consumption

Official figures and Interfax calculations suggest China’s gas supplies fell in February, supporting expectations that the country’s consumption growth will slow this year.

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Thailand’s LNG imports hit record high in January

The country's LNG imports reached a new record of 550,000 tons in January as domestic demand for energy continued to grow.

Chinese LNG plants lower prices to boost sales

Fifty liquefaction facilities dropped their asking prices last week, causing China’s average ex-works LNG price to fall to RMB 4,305 per ton.

North African pipeline exports low as Italy turns to LNG

Pipeline exports from North Africa to Europe were well below the seasonal average last week as cheap LNG took market share.

Asian spot LNG prices sink to 19-month low

Spot LNG prices in Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan closed at an average of $5.76/MMBtu last week.

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Japanese LNG imports drop by 9% in January

Milder temperatures and higher nuclear output led to a fall in Japanese LNG imports in January.

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