Chinese gas consumption to rise by 19% in 2017 – Nomura

Japanese investment bank Nomura expects China’s gas consumption to expand by 19% year on year in 2017, to 244 billion cubic metres.
By Staff reporter 7 December 2017 0 28700

Japanese investment bank Nomura expects China’s gas consumption to expand by 19% year on year in 2017, to 244 billion cubic metres.

The bank expects consumption growth to average 15% per year between 2017 and 2020, with consumption hitting 366 bcm in 2020 – slightly more than the government target of 360 bcm. 

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