08 November 2012 06:40 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS--State-owned oil and gas major PetroChina has been looking to purchase liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes in the international spot market for delivery to China in January next year, international traders said on Thursday.
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Demand for gas used in heating utilities in the east and northeast regions has risen in line with falling temperatures during the winter season, the CNOOC source added.
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PetroChina is also in negotiation with its contract suppliers for extra spot supplies for delivery in January 2013, the source added.
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