Oil & gas


South Korea steps up US oil, gas buys as Mideast supplies tighten

  • South Korea is expected in January and February to import at least 18 million barrels of crude oil and 900,000 tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the US
  • The jump in South Korea’s US oil and gas imports comes as US President Donald Trump continues to push to reduce trade deficits with major US trading partners
By Reuters ·