Japan’s spot LNG prices flat in May

Japan’s spot LNG prices flat in May
For illustration only (Image courtesy of Tokyo Electric)

The average price of spot LNG for delivery into Japan that was contracted in May 2017 was at $5.7 per mmBtu, remaining flat in comparison to the previous month. 

Data from the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), shows however that the price of spot LNG arriving into Japan during the month of May dropped slightly from the previous month.

According to the data, the arrival-based price reached $5.7 per mmBtu in May, sliding slightly from $5.9 per mmBtu in recorded in April.

Only spot LNG cargoes are taken into account in this assessments, excluding short, medium and long-term contract cargoes, as well as those linked to a particular price index.

 

LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News

Events>

<< May 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
29 30 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging: 3-Day Training Course – Singapore / Jan 2019

This three-day training program provides a unique opportunity to learn and apply the practical skills, knowledge and tools needed to:…

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging: 3-Day Training Course – London / Nov 2019

This three-day training program provides a unique opportunity to learn and apply the practical skills, knowledge and tools needed to:…

read more >

FLNG World Congress 2019

2019 FLNG World Congress will bring together stakeholders across the floating liquefaction value…

read more >

Budapest LNG Summit 2019

The Budapest LNG Summit is a niche event focused on the up and coming LNG region of Central & Eastern Europe (CEE).

read more >