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    Australia exports record LNG in March

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Exports from the Australian west coast were sharply higher.

by: Shardul Sharma

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Australia exports record LNG in March

Australia exported a record 7.2mn metric tons (mt) of LNG in March, energy consultancy EnergyQuest said on April 16. This was significantly higher than 6mn mt exported in February.  

Australian projects delivered 37 cargoes to China in March, after delivering 29 in February and 29 in March 2020. The previous record was 7.1mn mt in December 2019.

West coast shipments increased to 5.3mn mt in March from 4.1mn mt in February. East coast LNG shipments remained steady at 2mn mt, EnergyQuest said.