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Thursday, January 29, 2015

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Japan Imported Record LNG in 2014

Japan imported record LNG in 2014 as demand for the fuel continued to see strong rise due to shut down of its nuclear stations since the Fukushima disaster in 2011. Last year, the country imported 88.51 million tons of LNG, up 1.2 percent on year, data from Ministry of Finance showed Monday. Japanese...

TEPCO, Chubu to Buy LNG from Vitol, GDF

Japan's Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) and Chubu Electric Power Co, are expected to buy a total of six LNG cargoes from Vitol and GDF Suez in their first joint tender, Reuters reported citing sources. Vitol and GDF Suez are expected to supply three cargoes each, traders told the news agency. The two...

Golar LNG Signs Nigeria LNG Contract

Golar LNG last week announced that it has been awarded two time charters by Nigeria LNG Ltd (NLNG) to employ the recently delivered Golar Frost and Golar Crystal. Employment of both vessels under these contracts will commence in January 2015 and will continue for a duration of approximately 12 months...