According to Reuters, in July, Japan imported its first LNG cargo from China since 1988, as utilities seek new suppliers and try to reduce costs amid tough domestic competition.
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According to Reuters, a Russian LNG floating storage and regasification unit has been leased by OMV.
Sovcomflot has announced that its LNG-fuelled Aframax crude oil tanker Korolev Prospect is set to become the first such large-capacity crude oil tanker to travel the entire length of the Northern Sea Route using only LNG.
Polish Oil and Gas Co. has announced that it has purchased an LNG cargo from the US, and then – following regasification – sold the gas to Energy Resources of Ukraine.