January 16, 2019

Chevron’s Gorgon Outage Set To Boost Asian LNG Prices

Chevron Corporation has temporarily suspended train 3 of its Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Australia—a development expected to boost Asian LNG prices that hit […]
January 16, 2019

Russia’s Looks To Build ‘LNG Island’ To Supply Booming Asian Market

While Russia’s gas giant Gazprom is working to complete the Power of Siberia gas pipeline expected to begin delivering gas to China in December 2019, another […]
December 27, 2018

Cold Spell Boosts Asian LNG Imports

Cold weather and China’s consistent gasification efforts pushed liquefied natural gas imports into Northeastern Asia to a record-high, Reuters reports, citing data from its Refinitiv Eikon […]
December 11, 2018

Asian Oil Futures Point To Higher Crude Prices

The markets of crude oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Asia are currently awash with fuel. Yet, futures prices pointed to different market situations in […]
November 1, 2018

Major Asian Importers Cut Iranian Oil Purchases To 32-Month Low

As the start date of the U.S. sanctions on Iran’s oil draws near, key Asian buyers of Iranian oil dramatically cut their purchases from Iran in […]
October 16, 2018

What’s Behind The Drop In Asian LNG Prices?

Japan-Korea-Marker (JKM) prices for LNG to be delivered in November tanked on Friday by U.S. $1.039 per million British thermal units (MMBtu) year-on-year, settling at $9.925/MMBtu, […]
August 1, 2018

Major Asian Buyers Slash Iranian Oil Imports To 7-Month-Low

The top Asian oil importers and Iranian oil customers—China, India, Japan, and South Korea—bought in June their lowest combined volume of Iranian oil in seven months, […]
July 10, 2018

Asian Buyers Look To Replace Iranian Oil Amid U.S. Sanctions

Asian oil customers are looking to secure more oil supplies from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Iraq, to replace oil from Iran after the U.S. announced the […]