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China still hungry for Australian LNG

Australian Financial Review 15 May 2020 The global glut in natural gas and a growing frostiness in trade relations with China have so far failed to dent Australia’s LNG exports to China, with a big jump in cargoes delivered in April…  Australian Financial Review coverage of EnergyQuest April 2020 Australian LNG Monthly report. https://www.afr.com/companies/energy/china-still-hungry-for-australian-lng-20200514-p54stl

EnergyQuest Australian LNG Monthly April...

EnergyQuest has just released its Australian LNG Monthly for April 2020. Some of the highlights are as follows: Notwithstanding the global surplus of LNG and slowdown in economic activity due to COVID-19, Australian LNG shipments are holding up well. In April Australian projects shipped 6.9 million tonnes (Mt) (101 cargoes). Deliveries to China are also holding up. Australian projects delivered 40 cargoes to China […]

Shell and PetroChina’s Arrow gas venture

Another large write-down for Arrow but potentially turning the corner now the reserves book has been cleaned up and development is getting underway. Quoted in The Australian https://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/shell-and-petrochinas-arrow-gas-venture-in-520m-writedown/news-story/1dd35caef9b4de5aecd5f79b0f33463a?utm_source=The%20Australian&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=editorial&utm_content=BusinessReviewAM&utm_source=Email&utm_medium=&utm_campaign=&utm_content=  

EnergyQuest Australian LNG Monthly March...

EnergyQuest has just released its Australian LNG Monthly for March 2020. Some of the highlights are as follows: The world has changed dramatically in the last six weeks as COVID-19 has spread world-wide. In the energy sector, abandoning oil production cuts at the OPEC+ meeting in early March turned out to be the worst possible decision for […]

EnergyQuest Australian LNG Monthly Febru...

EnergyQuest has just released its Australian LNG Monthly for February 2020. Some of the highlights are as follows: Australian LNG is starting to experience a double-whammy of lower volumes and lower prices. The disruption to trade with China and Japan from the coronavirus is starting to become evident in cargoes, not yet substantial but most […]

EnergyQuarterly March 2020

The March 2020 EnergyQuarterly report has just been released, with comprehensive Australian oil and gas data for 2019 and the December Quarter plus analysis of the latest developments.  In the Observations Section we have  a number of articles commenting on topical issues: Did Carbon Kill the Bight? Covid-19. Is Australia a Minor Contributor to Global […]

EnergyQuest Australian LNG Monthly for J...

EnergyQuest has just released its Australian LNG Monthly for January 2020. Suddenly the LNG market is being buffeted from all directions. The market was already soft with a warm winter in North Asia and rapidly growing US production. Now the outbreak of the coronavirus has hit oil prices (to which Australian LNG prices are indexed) and spot LNG prices. Brent […]