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.