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    Aussie east coast LNG exports down 7% in July

Summary

The exports were down month/month as well.

by: Shardul Sharma

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Aussie east coast LNG exports down 7% in July

LNG exports from the three projects on the Australian east coast in July came in at 1.64mn metric tons, down 7.3% year/year, Gladstone Port Corp. said on August 6. The exports were down almost 8% month/month.

Exports to China were down 25% yr/yr to 876,307 mt. South Korea imported 222,025 mt of LNG versus 347,413 mt last year. Exports to Japan were 180,347 mt, up from 135,708 mt in the same month of last year. Malaysia imported 307,706 mt, up from 124,042 mt.

The three east coast projects are Australia Pacific LNG, Gladstone LNG and Queensland Curtis LNG. LNG exports from the three projects came in at a record 23.47mn mt in 2021, up 4.96% yr/yr.