First LNG cargo from Australia’s Prelude delivered to S Korea’s KOGAS
The first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo to be loaded from Royal Dutch Shell’s Prelude project in Australia has been delivered to Korea Gas Corp, according to a KOGAS spokesman and shiptracking data from Refinitiv.
The 70,000 tonne-cargo was purchased on a spot basis by KOGAS and delivered on June 27, the spokesman told Reuters.
The cargo on-board the tanker Valencia Knutsen was discharged at KOGAS’ Tongyeong LNG terminal after being loaded from Prelude facility on June 11, shiptracking data showed.
Source: Reuters (Reporting by Jessica Jaganathan in SINGAPORE and Jane Chung in SEOUL; Editing by Tom Hogue)