South Korea customs has reported that 3.4 million tonnes of LNG was imported In June 2017. A seasonal record for the month and more than 40% higher than our latest June forecast of 2.3 million tonnes. Over the past six months, LNG imports have grown compared with 2016 – marking an unexpected reversal in South Korea's declining LNG imports.
Table of contents
Why did we expect South Korea's LNG imports to fall?
What has changed?
Who has been importing LNG?
Will the recent boom in South Korea’s imports last?
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Will South Korea's booming 2017 LNG imports last?: Table 1