Supply & Demand

Europe imports more gas to meet demand

European gas imports were up in 2017 as a result of increasing demand in the region European gas imports were up in 2017 as a result of increasing demand in the region.
By Andreas Walstad 25 April 2018 0 30583
Gas to Europe from major external producers

European gas imports increased in 2017 to meet rising demand, data from various sources shows. Russian exports to Europe increased by more than 8% year on year in 2017, with imports of LNG and Norwegian gas also rising. LNG imports from Qatar remained almost flat year on year.

Gas to Europe from major internal producers

Russian pipeline gas is expected to compete with LNG for market share in the coming years, while production...