The United States began exports of liquefied shale gas

The first batch of liquefied shale gas produced in the U.S., exported to Brazil. This was announced at held in Houston (Texas) conference of the representatives of the oil and gas industry CERAWeek President of marketing, Cheniere Meg gentle, reports TASS.

According to her, the cargo of liquefied gas which will be delivered to the buyer — company Petrobras is a tanker Asia Vision, sold «at market price».

According to gentle, the first party intended for export of liquefied shale gas from the high content of ethane can find buyers only in Brazil, Japan, Korea, Spain and several other European countries, where there are opportunities for its use.

She noted that after the commissioning of the Sabine Pass terminal in Texas in the summer of this year, Cheniere will export the excess gas produced by BG Group.

According to American analysts of the company Wood Mackenzie Ltd, U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas to Europe by 2020 could reach 32 million tons.

Earlier it was reported that the U.S. producers of natural gas will compete with Russia on the European market in February this year, when Lithuania will receive from the U.S. the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

The United States began exports of liquefied shale gas 25.02.2016

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