Indonesia riles LNG buyers with supply disruption

02/14/2005
Indonesia's reputation as a reliable supplier of liquefied natural gas has come into question once again due to a new disruption of supply, even as the Southeast Asian nation seeks to ramp up production.Indonesia's state-run PT Pertamina announced on Jan. 18 that it had decided to delay the shipment of 51 cargoes of LNG to buyers in Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan—the country's three largest LNG customers—this year.The delay, which Pertamina blamed on a combination of a slight decline in gas output and a sudden need to reallocate the commodity to fertilizer producers, will cut export commitments from its Bontang plant in East Kalimantan to 335 shipments and 45 from ...
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