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Qatar and the LNG Conundrum


  • In the same year, the US leapfrogged Malaysia as the third largest LNG exporter in the world, and by 2025, its LNG production capacity could reach almost 15 bcf/d – eclipsing both Qatar and Australia.
  • With its recent moves to tap into the vast natural gas resources in its offshore North Field and securing infrastructure though new deals for LNG ships, Qatar is prepared to defend its market share, which props up its riches.
  • Qatar was a great benefactor of this, sealing ultra-long deals with key buyers in Japan and South Korea over the 90s and 2000s, tying the price of LNG to crude oil….



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