Europe & Russia - Trade

Natural gas analysis & forecasts February 2019

LNG is making further gains in the European gas market, and this trend is expected to continue.

European LNG imports are expected to continue to rise, supported by strong supply and supressed prices in Northeast Asia.

The volume of LNG imported by the EU rose by more than 100% on an annual basis in January, according to data from Gas Infrastructure Europe. Strong gains in some of the region’s largest gas markets, including Italy and the UK, have supported this trend. Flows of LNG into the UK...