Month-ahead delivery of LNG at all-time high

THE lastest Platts Japan/Korea marker for month-ahead delivery has shown an increase in LNG prices over March, gaining 3.2% from February and averaging a record high of $US19.419 ($A21.52) per million British thermal units.

The price rise has been attributed to limited availability and competitive buying pressures, driven by a number of northeast Asian buyers deferring February demand into March in anticipation of the