02 July 2009 16:22 [Source: ICIS news]
Domestic natural gas inventories in the week ended 26 June totalled 2,721bcf, compared with 2,651bcf a week earlier.
August natural gas futures were down by 3.3 cents at $3.762/MMbtu in early NYMEX session trading following the release of the statistics.
Inventories in the US remained high, sitting 29.2% above last year's storage numbers.
Natural gas is an important raw material for chemical production and manufacturing processes in the US.
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