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Current Trends in LNG and Gas markets - 2021 videos

Vivek Chandra presents his 'video blog' where he discusses the LNG markets.

Click here to watch the January 2021 video blog.

Click here to watch the May 2021 video blog.

Why is Natural Gas Priced Differently Around the World?

 (Article by Vivek Chandra published in GeoExPro Magazine, November 2020, and translated into Spanish on the GNL Global website

Although natural gas and oil share many characteristics (both are hydrocarbons, both are found and produced using similar methods and equipment, and both are often produced simultaneously), they contrast in the way they are sold and priced. Oil is sold by volume or weight, typically in units of barrels or tonnes. Different grades and sources of crude oil have different prices that are determined by the amount refiners are willing to pay for the crude oil. Global oil markets are very liquid, relatively transparent, and involve numerous intermediaries and open exchanges. 

Current trends in LNG markets - October 2020 FLAME presentation ('LNG in the time of Covid')

Vivek Chandra presented at the European FLAME gas conference where he discusses the current LNG markets.

Click here to watch the October 2020 video of the virtual presentation.

Current trends in LNG and Gas markets - 2020 videos

Vivek Chandra presents his 'video blog' where he discusses the LNG markets, part 1 in March 2020 (the start of the Covid pandemic) and May 2020 (as the recovery period is expected to begin).

Click here to watch the August 2020 video blog.

Click here to watch the May 2020 video blog.

Click here to watch the March 2020 video blog.

Interview with S&P Platts : LNG market trends - March 2019

Vivek Chandra, CEO of Texas LNG and author of the book "Fundamentals of Natural Gas: An International Perspective," talks to Eric Yep, senior editor at S&P Global Platts, about the second wave of US LNG projects, what it means for Asian customers, the impact of trade war tensions and his proposed LNG export terminal.  Interview recorded in Singapore (Early March 2019).

Watch full 11 minute interview by clicking here.

Current trends in LNG and Gas markets  - December 2019

Vivek Chandra presents his 'video blog' where he discusses the LNG markets during 2019, and musings about 2020.

Click here to watch the 16 minutes video.

Presentation on LNG Buyer - Seller discord - October 2018

Vivek Chandra presented at the LNG-gc conference in London on October 29-30.  The presentation topic was 'Challenges and Opportunities in the world of buyer – seller discord'. The video can watched by clicking here.