China Tariff Threatens U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Boom

By Anonymous

The 10% levy on U.S. LNG exports complicates long-term contracts, export terminal plans

China’s move to impose tariffs on U.S. liquefied natural gas imperils the ability of a burgeoning industry to export the bounty of American shale.

Retaliating against new Trump administration tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, China on Tuesday issued levies on $60 billion of U.S. products, including a 10% tariff on liquefied natural gas, known as LNG.

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