The key issue: Pakistan’s government decided last August to prevent Pakistan LNG – the state-mandated LNG importer – from bringing in additional supplies – a decision that led to domestic gas shortages in December and January.
Interfax analysis: A gas shortage in Pakistan in December and January jolted industrial and non-industrial users alike during the peak of winter.
Islamabad’s failure to fully utilise its two operational LNG terminals last year led to a severe shortage of gas at a crucial time. Half of Karachi’s buses – which...
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