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LNG Projects Canceled

March 29, 2021

LNG offtake

Most recent news regarding the LNG market has been bullish. However, reports from S&P Platts and NGI indicate that there is greenfield softness. The Annova LNG project in Brownsville (TX) has been scrapped because of insufficient long-term contracts to sanction the multi-billion-dollar build. The Kitimat LNG project in British Columbia has suffered a similar fate as its major source of funding has withdrawn.

Other new LNG projects are also having difficulty in landing long-term offtake agreements. While spot prices have been strong in recent months, this could signal growing bearish sentiment toward natural gas prices.

Read More:

https://www.spglobal.com/platts/en/market-insights/latest-news/natural-gas/032221-annova-lng-discontinuing-us-export-project-operator

https://www.naturalgasintel.com/chevron-ends-funding-for-kitimat-lng-woodside-looks-to-move-ahead/