China Now 3rd Largest Importer of US LNG after 64.2%% Surge
6/16 2:41 PM
China Now 3rd Largest Importer of US LNG after 64.2% Surge CRANBURY, N.J. (DTN) -- China moved to become the third largest importer of U.S. liquified natural gas in April after deliveries spiked 18.3 billion cubic feet or 64.2% from March to 46.8 Bcf, according to data released this afternoon by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Oil and Natural Gas. DOE data shows China imported 550 Bcf of U.S. produced LNG since February 2016, when the first LNG cargo departed from the Lower 48 states, having offloaded 159 cargos during the more than five-year period, while accounting for 7.5% of total U.S. LNG exports. (c) Copyright 2021 DTN, LLC. All rights reserved.