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Pakistani LNG imports to double

LNG imports into Pakistan are forecast to double from their current levels by July 2017, official sources have said.
By Staff reporter 14 March 2017 0 25040

LNG imports into Pakistan are forecast to double from their current levels by July 2017, official sources have said, according to local media reports.

"Currently, Pakistan is importing [17 million cubic metres per day of gas as] LNG, which is added to the transmission network and hopefully the matching quantity will add to the current supply by July 2017," officials were reported as saying.

With Pakistan’s domestic demand exceeding supply, the country is dependent on gas imports; the government is offering incentives to gas producers to increase...