Export Crude or Stop Exporting LNG; What Would You Rather See?

Would you rather see crude exports allowed in the U.S. or stop LNG export permits? Both issues are hotly contested with oil producers lobbying to export crude oil while the United States continues its oil boom while chemical companies and utilities continue to worried about domestic natural gas prices moving higher with more LNG export licenses awarded to service nonfree-trade countries.  

In this segment of The Motley Fool's energy edition of Where the Money Is, analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman play a round of "Would You Rather" and debate the merits of both choices. 

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  • Report this Comment On June 01, 2014, at 9:31 PM, MarioCarbone wrote:

    It won't be any big export from US. This are strategic reserves - you remember - last 50 years.

    It is just PR for keeping oil and gas producers under pressure to have frozen prices.

    It is policy if industrial world leaded by US to not become naked from the side of OPEC and Russia.

    It goes well and it should be prolonged in this way.

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