Energy

Energy Update

31 August, 2018

Are Chinese tariffs on US LNG a big deal?

It looks increasingly likely that the Chinese government will levy a 25% tariff on imports of US liquefied natural gas (LNG). But we suspect that any tariff will have only a limited impact on prices as China can source LNG elsewhere. However, US producers may struggle to secure financing for future projects, which could lead to higher global prices in the medium term.

Access this publication and more, take our free trial subscription today.

Free Trial

Already a subscriber? Simply log in to view this article.

Save to Library

New Book

Making a Success of Brexit
and Reforming the EU

by Roger Bootle

"Outstanding - engaging - absorbing"
Daily Telegraph

Buy now on Amazon
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Read our Cookie Policy for more information.