Natural Gas Futures Continue Slide as Another Light EIA Build Expected

The prospect of low stockpiles heading into the winter hasn’t bothered natural gas futures traders as of late, a trend that continued Wednesday as prices fell ahead of government storage data expected to show another leaner-than-average build. In the spot market, SoCal Citygate turned in another day of volatility, gaining big as most other regions pulled back; the NGI National Spot Gas Average dropped 4 cents to $2.70/MMBtu. Read More

Developing Asian LNG Benchmark No Simple Task, Say Panelists

Even as a majority of global liquefied natural gas (LNG) demand is focused in Asia, developing a transparent price index -- or multiple indexes -- to reflect the region’s supply and demand dynamics remains a significant challenge, according to a group of panelists at last month’s 2018 World Gas Conference in Washington, DC. Read More