Kpler E.U. Gas Weekly (Released on 29 December 2016)

North West Europe: Lineup and Inventories

Forecasted Vessels

  • South Hook:
There are currently two vessels expected at the terminal:
Al Mafyar, ETA 6-January. She loaded at Ras Laffan on 18-December, and just crossed the Suez Canal.
Al Ghariya, ETA 22-January. The vessel is currently anchored at Fujairah.
  • Gate:

Shell’s Galea is scheduled to arrive at the terminal on 29-December, potentially for a reload. Her next destination is not yet clear.

Trafigura’s Golar Bear reloaded on 7-December, and is expected by Kpler analysts to discharge at Dabhol, ETA 31-December.

PetroChina’s Wilpride reloaded a cargo on 12-December, and initially was expected by the market to deliver to South Korea. Currently, the vessel is signalling for Ain Sokhna, ETA 30-December.

  • Zeebrugge:

Express reloaded a cargo on 29-November, and is about to discharge it at Caofeidian, ETA 30-December.

Christophe De Margerie is making her ballast voyage toward the plant for a reload, ETA 25-January.

  • Montoir:

There is one vessel expected to discharge at the terminal: NLNG’s LNG Kano is expected to deliver her Bonny-sourced cargo on 2-January.

Engie’s Bw Gdf Suez Paris is currently reloading a cargo at the terminal.

  • Sines:

Al Jassasiya is still expected at the terminal with her Ras Laffan – sourced cargo, ETA 3-January.

Also, LNG Finima Ii is making her laden voyage from Bonny toward the port, ETA 30-December.

  • Rovigo:
There are two vessels expected at the terminal:

To Keep on Your Radar

Cheniere’s Methane Spirit was expected by the market to load at Sabine Pass on 3-January. Nevertheless, she changed her route on 23-December, and now is headed toward Europe.

Petronas’ Trinity Arrow is ballasting toward Europe. The vessel may potentially reload in the region.

European Reloads

LNG Data Analysis

Ras Laffan Cargo Liftings Weekly

This week we observed a higher number of cargoes coming from Ras Laffan, with the majority of vessels headed toward Far East.

Ras Laffan Exports 

European Stocks and Send-outsEuropean Stocks and Send-Outs are computed Thursday-Thursday (@ 6:00 AM).

At South Hook, we observed a stable and low average send-out level of 65.17 GWh/d this week.