Media reported about the second tanker with Russian gas for the United States

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in photobacteria the construction of the liquefied natural gas, Yamal LNG. Archive photoMedia reported about the second tanker with Russian gas for the United States© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

The second tanker of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Russia – Provalys – prepared for shipment in the United States. At the destination, according to the Agency Bloomberg, it should arrive around February 15.

The ship will be picked up from French Dunkirk gas, which previously came from Russia. The tanker will deliver fuel in New England (northeast USA), experiencing demand for gas due to insufficient supply of shale fuel from other parts of the United States during the season of peak demand.

The first tanker with Russian liquefied gas Gaselys – according to Marine Traffic, which tracks court online, is currently in the queue at the entrance to the port of Boston.

The ship was supposed to arrive in the US on 20 January, but the day before suddenly turned and headed for the Spanish port of Algeciras. These maneuvers, as later explained, the French company Engie, were temporary and were related to weather conditions.

According to media reports, the United States purchased natural gas from Russia because of higher gas prices on the East coast of the country to 6.3 thousand dollars per thousand cubic meters. The rising cost of raw materials associated with weather conditions.