Exploration & Production

Chinese gas output up by nearly 10% in August

China’s gas production increased by 9.7% year on year in August, to 12.9 billion cubic metres
By Staff reporter 14 September 2018 0 32555

China’s gas production increased by 9.7% year on year in August, to 12.9 billion cubic metres, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

Last month’s growth rate was the second highest of 2018, after July’s output increased by 10.5% on an annual basis.

Output for 2018 to date was up by 5.9%, to 104 bcm.