Smaller Chinese importers shun costly spot LNG

Monday, 07 February 2022

Price-savvy Chinese energy importers are importing less LNG, particularly spot cargoes, as import cost are higher than domestic sales prices. These sky-high spot LNG make it impossible for China’s numerous smaller third-party gas importers to pay for regas terminal slots from the state infrastructure company PipeChina.

Subscriber content

This content is available only to subscribers
please log in below or subscribe now / request a free trial