Barclays: Global LNG supply to tighten through 2014

08/27/2012
Global gas trends through first-half 2012 show the LNG market for the next 5 years will increasingly tighten and residual volumes left for Europe will shrink. Thereafter, the market will loosen, according to a recent commodities research note from Trevor Sikorski and Miswin Mahesh of Barclays Research, part of Barclays Bank PLC. The analysts estimate the LNG available specifically for Europe will fall to about 15 million tonnes/year (tpy) by 2014, from 2012 levels of 46 million tpy, before beginning to return to current levels when large Australian trains ramp up production and US exports of LNG begin. Europe, said the analysts, will continue to rely on pipelines to meet natural gas needs...
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