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Africa-Europe pipeline flows up in Week 35

Exports of piped gas from North Africa to Spain and Italy rose on a weekly basis last week but remain far below the levels recorded this time last year Exports of piped gas from North Africa to Spain and Italy rose on a weekly basis last week but remain far below the levels recorded this time last year.
By Andreas Walstad 3 September 2019 Middle East & Africa / Pipelines, Storage & Power 0 34540
North African pipeline exports to Europe, Week 35

Gas exports on the four pipelines linking Algeria and Libya with Spain and Italy were up by 9.6% week on week in Week 35, to 423.4 million cubic metres. Higher flows on the GreenStream pipeline from Libya to Italy and the Medgaz and Maghreb-Europe pipelines from Algeria to Spain contributed to the overall increase.

The rise in total volumes comes after several weeks of declines. However, exports were nevertheless 27.0% lower than during the same...