First cargo from Yamal LNG on route to China via Northern Sea Route

Thursday, 04 June 2020

With the Northern Sea Route from Arctic Russia to North Asia opening up earlier this year, the first LNG cargo is on route from Novatek’s Yamal LNG export terminal to China. The arctic-class carrier ‘Christophe de Margerie’ left Yamal LNG on May 18 and is due to arrive at the Tangshan import terminal, operated by PetroChina, on June 11.

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