Kpler U.S. Gas Weekly (Sabine Pass 15 cargoes in January)

Originally released on 25 January 2017

Market Updates

Cheniere has officially confirmed that the first cargo from Sabine Pass Train 3 will be loaded before the end of Q1 2017. Currently, Train 3 is in the commissioning phase, whilst Trains 1 and 2 are loading record high volumes of LNG: 15 cargoes are expected to be lifted in January, according to Kpler analysts.


Sabine Pass: Lineup 

There are nine vessels expected to arrive at the terminal in the next few weeks. Also, two vessels are currently loading at the berth:

Eligible Vessels for Sabine Pass 

There are several ballast vessels heading toward the Americas with no clear destination:

Main Highlights

BP’s British Merchant loaded at Sabine Pass on 16-January and is now making her laden voyage toward Taichung, ETA 11-February. This is the first delivery from Sabine Pass to Taiwan.

PetroChina’s Cool Voyager delivered her Sabine Pass cargo under tender specifications to CFE at Manzanillo on 22-January.

There are currently two Engie vessels expected at the Everett terminal: Bw Gdf Suez Boston, ETA 27-January and Bw Gdf Suez Everett, ETA 28-January. Bw Gdf Suez Boston changed her route on 24-January, and now the vessel is heading south at 7.6 Kn.

Gas Natural’s Rioja Knutsen is delivering to Cartagena, Spain her maiden Sabine Pass cargo on 26-January.
Shell’s Gaslog Santiago loaded at Sabine Pass on 5-January and is about to discharge at Aqaba, ETA 27-January.

Panama Transit