Supply & Demand

Little change in ranks of major gas users and producers

The world’s biggest consumers and producers of gas have stayed largely the same over the past decade, BP statistics show The world’s biggest consumers and producers of gas have stayed largely the same over the past decade, BP statistics show.
By Andrew Walker 29 June 2017 0 26562

The list of top 10 gas-producing countries has changed little over the past decade, according to the BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2017. There are only three countries on the list in 2016 that are different to 2006. The list did see some movement in 2009, when the United States surpassed Russia to take the number one spot, and the startup of major LNG export projects in Australia saw it push Indonesia out of the top 10, while...