Japan’s spot LNG prices start to pick up

first_imgMETI’s data shows the arrival-based spot price was also at $3.80/mmBtu rising from last month’s $2.60/mmBtu but substantially down from $7.50/mmBtu recorded in June 2019. For illustration only (Image: NYK LNG) The effects of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic have weighed down on Japan’s spot LNG prices pushing them to record lows in previous months. The average contract price for spot LNG cargoes shipped to Japan in June stood at $3.80/mmBtu, according to data released by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. The ministry surveys only spot LNG cargoes purchased by Japanese utilities and other importers. But its still represents a decline when compared to the same month a year ago when the contracted price was $5.5/mmBtu. Japanese spot LNG cargo prices are showing signs of slight recovery following a record drop in May. This is a rise compared to a record low in May when the contracted price reached $2.20 per mmBtu. It excludes cargo deals linked to a particular price index such as the US Henry Hub.last_img read more

Iwobi Picks Eagles over Arsenal

first_imgThe youngster has been in fine form for club and country over the past few weeks with his performance last weekend against Watford catching the eye. Iwobi scored a goal and made an assist as the Gunners beat Watford 4-0.Nigeria won the Olympic football gold in 1996 in Atlanta with a squad that had Iwobi’s uncle Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu and Victor Ikpeba.Current Under-23 coach Samson Siasia, was in charge at Beijing 2008 as Nigeria won the silver, losing the final to a Lionel Messi inspired Argentine side.The ‘Dream Team’ won the Africa U-23 Nations Cup in Senegal to book a ticket for the Rio Olympics with Siasia in-charge.The former FC Nantes striker will look to go one further than he did eight years ago in China.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Nigeria’s newest kid on the block, Alex Iwobi will likely miss Arsenal’s start to the 2016/17 season after indicating interest to play for Nigeria at the 2016 Rio Olympics this August.Iwobi, who made his international debut in the 1-1 draw with Egypt in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna last month wants to line up for Nigeria’s Olympic side in the football event the commences on August 3.Arsenal begins the season ten days after the Olympic tournament starts and if Nigeria gets to the final, Iwobi will still be in Brazil by August 20, a move which might pop up a club vs country clash.last_img read more

Justin Turner homers for second day in a row but Dodgers lose to Diamondbacks

first_img How Dodgers pitcher Ross Stripling topped the baseball podcast empire Related Articles THE GAME: Justin Turner homered for the second consecutive day, but the Arizona Diamondbacks handed the Dodgers a 10-4 defeat Friday afternoon at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz.PITCHING REPORT: Dennis Santana replaced Tony Gonsolin as Friday’s starter when Gonsolin was sent home due to illness. Santana gave up a home run to the first batter he faced and then a two-run single to the same batter, Adam Jones, an inning later. … No one who will open the season on the Dodgers’ roster pitched in Friday’s game. … Right-hander Brock Stewart will start for the Dodgers in their Cactus League finale against the Chicago White Sox on Saturday at noon at Camelback Ranch.HITTING REPORT: Justin Turner added a single to his homer Friday and finished the Cactus League schedule batting .474 (18 for 38) and tied for the team lead with three home runs. … A.J. Pollock was on base three times against his former team with a double, a single and a walk. He finished Cactus League play batting .319 (15 for 47) with four doubles and three home runs after a slow start. … Former first-round pick Jeren Kendall had a double and a home run in two at-bats.UP NEXT: White Sox (LHP Manny Banuelos) vs. Dodgers (RHP Brock Stewart), Saturday, noon, Camelback Ranch, SportsNet LA, AM 570 Dodgers hit seven home runs, sweep Colorado Rockies Cody Bellinger homer gives Dodgers their first walkoff win of season center_img Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Fire danger is on Dave Roberts’ mind as Dodgers head to San Francisco Dodgers’ Max Muncy trying to work his way out of slow start last_img read more