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EnergyQuest August 2019 LNG Report

EnergyQuest has just released its August 2019 LNG Report. Some of the highlights are: West coast LNG shipments were down by 3 cargoes in August compared with July, primarily Wheatstone (-2) and Ichthys (-2), both of which have also been selling spot cargoes at low spot prices. Contract buyers from the projects have exercised downward […]

FACT CHECK: do Australians pay more for ...

It is often claimed that Australians pay more for gas than do the overseas buyers of our LNG. Is this true? EnergyQuest tracks the landed price of Australian LNG in our three major markets, Japan, China and Korea. These are landed prices, prior to the cost of regasification, pipeline transport and profit margins in the […]

China catching up to Japan in Oz LNG

EnergyQuest’s latest market report finds China catching up to Japan in the Oz LNG buying stakes as Japanese utilities baulk at the spread between the spot and oil-linked contract prices, seeking to negotiate better terms even as some begin to import more coal again for cheaper power.  https://www.energynewsbulletin.net/ For highlights of the EnergyQuest July LNG […]

EnergyQuest July 2019 LNG Report

EnergyQuest has just released its July 2019 LNG Report. Some of the highlights are: Notwithstanding the winter weather, conditions eased in the east coast gas market in July. CSG production from fields operated by the LNG producers was up by 5.0 PJ compared with June and with lower LNG exports, the producers produced a surplus […]