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to be tightening again Long term LNG contracts ‘much more difficult to obtain’ Reuters; April 5 Producers
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2017 Shift to short term contracts makes it hard on LNG project developers Financial Times; London; Oct
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2016 Japanese LNG buyer plans to cut long term supply contracts 42 Reuters; Aug 10 Japan s Jera Co
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interest in signing traditional long term contracts since there is little value in committing to volume
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Oct 17 citing high construction costs and the challenges in securing long term sales contracts
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seam gas wells As a result it has opted to buy more gas from third parties to meet its LNG contracts
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on the pricing and structure of LNG contracts as a glut of supply gives them greater bargaining power Oil Search
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columnist; Sept 17 Global LNG procurement trends are shifting toward shorter contracts with smaller volumes
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based pricing index in an LNG contract The companies signed a heads of agreement for Tokyo Gas to buy
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— including Australia and the U S — that the race is on to find buyers and lock them into long term contracts
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8 2016 Mozambique says contract changes will help make LNG project viable Reuters and Interfax
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LNG contracts fall out of favor Platts; May 16 The expected growth in liquefied natural gas supplies
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of these projects in advance because we’re on the hook for them regardless of the kind of contract that we sign
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says buyers delay new long term contracts Bloomberg; Feb 18 – Australian LNG producer Woodside
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it had agreed to two contracts to ship 3 5 million tonnes a year of the fuel to state owned China
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6 2017 U S LNG providers hope to win share of expiring supply contracts Bloomberg; Nov 2 The 90
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contracts already signed lng canada Indian partner plans 800 million equity stake in Mozambique LNG
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cargoes The non binding agreement is a run up to a final contract between parties Each of the five
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a joint venture between Tokyo Electric Power and Chubu Electric Power that has contracts to buy LNG
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and is now urgently seeking to lock in contracts and undercut rival developers from the U S to Australia