Natural gas & LNG

Americas January 2020

Regional analysis & forecasts
Economic overview

The ‘phase one’ trade deal has paved the way for the United States to resume LNG exports to China.

US President Donald Trump signed a ‘phase one’ trade deal in Washington on 15 January in the presence of a high-level Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He. Trump is also expected to travel to Beijing at a later date to start talks on the second phase, which could see the two sides normalising their trade relations even further. Earlier this month, the US Treasury Department...