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Yunnan nearly trebles gas offtake from China-Myanmar pipeline

The southern Chinese province of Yunnan increased its offtake from the China-Myanmar gas pipeline by 183% year on year in the first eight months of 2018
By Staff reporter 14 September 2018 0 32553

The southern Chinese province of Yunnan increased its offtake from the China-Myanmar gas pipeline by 183% year on year in the first eight months of 2018, to 552.4 million cubic metres (MMcm), the Kunming Daily reported on Friday.

Industrial users in Yunnan increased their consumption by 266%, to 479.49 MMcm, while the remainder went to city gas users. Roughly 90% of the total volume went to the provincial capital of Kunming.