Supply & Demand

Chinese gas imports up by 27% in 2017

China imported 68.57 mt of pipeline gas and LNG in 2017, up by 26.9% year on year, the General Administration of Customs said on Friday.
By Staff reporter 12 January 2018 0 29077

China imported 68.57 mt of pipeline gas and LNG in 2017, up by 26.9% year on year, the General Administration of Customs said on Friday.

Imports in December alone expanded to a record 7.87 mt, up from a previous record of 6.5 mt in November, according to Interfax Natural Gas Daily calculations.