China consumed 186.5 billion cubic metres of gas in the first 10 months of 2017, up by 18.7% year on year, according to the National Development and Reform Commission.
Gas production reached 121.2 bcm, up by 11.2%, while imports came to 72.2 bcm, up by 27.5%. Gas consumption in October alone surged by 21.3%, to 18.8 bcm, while production increased by 15.9%, to 12.4 bcm and imports rose by 36.8%, to 7.8 bcm.
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