China’s Shaanxi Lvyuan to supply LNG from Yulin plant on 12 March

05 March 2013 06:20  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shaanxi Lvyuan Natural Gas plans to begin the commercial supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its gas liquefaction plant at Yulin in Shaanxi province on 12 March, a company source said on Tuesday.

The company achieved on-spec LNG product at the 1 million cubic metres (mcm)/day LNG plant on 4 March after the trial runs, the source added.

The LNG output from the Yulin plant will be offered at yuan (CNY) 3,500-3,600/tonne ($562-578/tonne) on an ex-work basis, the source said.

Shaanxi Lvyuan Petrochemical Transport, a subsidiary of Shaanxi Lvyuan Natural Gas, will be responsible for delivering the cargoes.

The transport company currently has 40 LNG tanker trucks in service and will add another 200 trucks to its fleet, the source added.

Shaanxi Lvyuan Natural Gas has another three LNG plants with total liquefaction capacity of 4.5mcm/day under construction in Shaanxi province.

($1 = CNY6.23)

By: Jane Han

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