Japan Feb average LNG spot price falls to $6.50/mmBtu

TOKYO, March 9 (Reuters) – Liquefied natural gas (LNG) spot prices for delivery to Japan, the world’s biggest buyer, in February fell to its lowest since the trade ministry started publishing figures two years ago, official data showed on Tuesday. The average price for cargoes contracted in Feb. was $6.50 per million British thermal units (mmBtu), down 60 cents from the previous month, and marking the lowest in data going back to March 2014, the trade ministry said. The average price for