Wider Panama Canal Opens Floodgates for American LNG to Asia

Waterway to double slots for fuel carriers as emerging economies hunger for gas.

TOKYO/NEW YORK — U.S. natural gas companies are gearing up to bolster exports to Asia, taking advantage of new transit slots at the Panama Canal to deliver the fuel cheaply and quickly to the other side of the globe.

U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas increased…

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