Commentary and Analysis

Comment: JFTC report on LNG trade set to reshape relations between buyers, sellers
Author:Sachiko Sakamaki

In Brief

Relations between sellers and buyers of liquefied natural gas in Japan — the world's largest LNG importer — are set to go through a steady but significant shift in favor of buyers, after a major report by the country's antitrust regulator recently determined that some resale restrictions by sellers are anticompetitive.