Tagged With China
Novatek signs Arctic LNG China deals
13 January 2022
Russian gas supplier to send more cargoes to China, but this time to an independent importer and a provincial state-owned group
UK-listed independents get busy
11 January 2022
Shareholder antipathy towards oil and gas is no stumbling block to activity
Chinese gas forecasts leave LNG uncertainty
10 January 2022
There is both plenty of opportunity and plenty of risk for the LNG sector as it looks to meet China’s expanding need for gas
Petro Matad plans Mongolian oil in 2022
21 December 2021
Production from the Heron field could peak at 9,000bl/d and feed both exports and the domestic market
China embraces US LNG
20 December 2021
Rising imports and fresh supply deals signal China’s growing interest in US supplies of the fuel
Meeting the oil and gas supply gap
20 December 2021
The world has no lack of recoverable oil and gas resources. But where they will come from in the future will change
China’s gas production grows apace
17 December 2021
State firms saw their gas production gains outpace those of crude in the first nine months of 2021
Asian demand green lights US LNG
7 December 2021
Chinese deals are driving boom in cargoes and LNG export capacity
Aramco back to petchems drawing board
3 December 2021
The Saudi heavyweight’s international downstream expansion strategy will need another reboot
All eyes on Opec+ after Biden’s SPR gamble
24 November 2021
How the cartel reacts to record release of barrels is the key variable for oil markets
Chinese policy limits refining sector growth
23 November 2021
The country’s refining capacity will peak below a government-set cap
China’s winter gas outlook remains cloudy
22 November 2021
Government policies and unpredictable weather patterns mean supply and demand will be on a knife edge
Outlook 2022: China’s mixed messages and changing paradigm
15 November 2021
The Asian giant may need to increase coal supply to outlast the winter, but it is clearly greening its long-term energy policy
Opec+ sticks to its guns
4 November 2021
The cartel opts not to spring any surprise by swifter loosening of the supply shackles
LNG market poised ahead of winter
29 October 2021
Prices hit record levels recently, well in advance of the winter demand peak, but the outlook for the market is mixed
Letter from China: LNG deals show pragmatism in US-China ties
29 October 2021
A US LNG project developer has signed the first long-term supply contracts with a Chinese buyer in nearly four years
Chinese policy critical to Asian crude prospects
28 October 2021
All eyes are on Beijing as forecasters debate the prospects for the recovery of Asia’s oil demand
Middle East expands Asian market share
26 October 2021
Asia’s crude supply has shifted in recent months as Mideast Gulf producers have increased exports. And that trend may continue into the new year
Cheniere and China’s ENN sign LNG deal
11 October 2021
The Chinese independent has secured more long-term LNG with a 13-year deal for 900,000t/yr
Petrochina squeezed between markets and regulated prices
11 October 2021
China’s energy supply crunch is contributing to mounting losses at the state-controlled firm
Qatar and China ink another LNG supply deal
29 September 2021
State-owned Qatar Petroleum has signed another long-term LNG supply deal, this time with Chinese NOC Cnooc
Letter from China: Beijing’s stability focus threatens climate goals
22 September 2021
The Chinese government’s renewed focus on centralised control and economic pressure may undermine decarbonisation efforts
Rallying LNG prices put pressure on buyers
22 September 2021
High prices are already having an impact on consumption in emerging markets and might soon affect demand from key importers
China flexes SPR in oil market show of force
20 September 2021
China’s upcoming release of crude from its strategic petroleum reserve may signal more measured buying ahead for the world’s top importer
Chinese gas demand growth to slow
14 September 2021
Consumption will continue to rise over winter, but a stalling post-Covid recovery will put a brake on the market’s expansion
Book review: A brave new energy world ahead, but few answers
6 September 2021
Daniel Yergin’s new book offers a short but insightful history of key developments in the world of energy, but is less illuminating on the sector’s future prospects