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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Sinopec to buy 4.3 mln metric tonnes of LNG annually from Australia
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China Petrochemical Corp. (Sinopec) agreed to buy 4.3 million metric tonnes of liquefied natural gas annually from Australia Pacific LNG for 20 years, Sinopec (NYSE:SNP) Group, Sinopec's parent company, said Thursday.
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From PRNewswire:

Reportlinker Adds LNG Tanker Industry Outlook Globally, 2011
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Summary

GlobalData's energy offering, "LNG Tanker Industry Outlook Globally, 2011 — Capacity and Specifications of All Operating and Planned LNG Tankers to 2013" is the essential source for industry data and information related to global LNG tanker industry. It provides information on tanker specifications including flag, start year, operator, equity partners, IMO number, yard, length, DWT, GRT and capacity.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Qatari LNG tankers due in Europe early May
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Qatari liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker Al Gattara is to arrive at Belgium's Zeebrugge LNG terminal on May 9, and a bigger Qatari vessel is likely to arrive in the UK a few days earlier, according to AIS Live ship tracking data on Reuters.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

STEALTHGAS INC. Announces Delivery of a Newbuilding LPG Carrier, New Charter Arrangements, Sale of Vessels
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STEALTHGAS INC., a ship-owning company serving primarily the liquified petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today the delivery of Gas Cerberus, new charter arrangements for three vessels, the sale of four vessels and first quarter 2011 financial results release date, conference call and webcast.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

PetroChina's first LNG terminal receives first cargo -report
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PetroChina's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal received its first cargo, state media said, suggesting rising energy supplies in Jiangsu province that was expected to face the worst summer power shortages in China.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Desperate gas majors seek scarce LNG tankers
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Veteran oil tanker executive Ulf Ryder isn't used to getting personal calls from energy company executives desperate to lease his ships.But after his Swedish shipping company Stena Bulk recently bought its first three liquefied natural gas vessels, his phone won't stop ringing.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Tanker Orders Foresee Shift To Natural Gas
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A surge in orders for liquified natural gas tankers foresees a future less dependent on petroleum–a future in which the United States could become a fossil-fuel exporter, particularly to countries like Japan and Germany that turn their backs on nuclear power.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Better days for large LPG carriers
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In late 2007, following an unprecedented ordering boom, the orderbook for very large gas carriers (VLGCs) of 70-85,000 cubic metres stood at 51 vessels. At the time there were only 112 VLGCs in service but the promise of a surge in Middle East LPG exports prompted gas carrier owners to throw caution to the wind and embark on their newbuilding spree.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Japan's Tohoku Electric to buy more spot LNG after quake
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Japan's Tohoku Electric Power Co said on Friday it bought 800,000 tonnes of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) and plans to buy more to fill any additional requirements to offset lost output from two nuclear plants after the massive quake and tsunami in March.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

LNG Short-Term Freight More Than Doubled Last Month, Drewry Says
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Rates to ship short-term supplies of liquefied natural gas more than doubled in May from a year earlier, a shipping consultant said. Freight rates for spot LNG vessels rose to $94,000 a day in May from $35,000 a year earlier, Pranay Shukla, a Gurgaon, India-based analyst at Drewry Maritime Services Ltd., said in a monthly note e-mailed June 7.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Thailand's first LNG terminal to operate from July-PTT
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Thailand's liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal, the first in Southeast Asia, is on track to begin commercial operations in July after a successful test run, an executive at owner and operator PTT Pcl said on Friday.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Tsakos Energy Navigation Announces New Time Charter of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Carrier Neo Energy
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Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. today announced a four year time charter for the 2007-built 150,000 m(3) LNG carrier Neo Energy to a major international energy concern.
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