Pipelines, Storage & Power

Africa-Europe piped exports up 3.1% on Italian demand

Italian imports offset lower flows of Algerian gas to Spain last week, with volumes via the Maghreb pipeline down by 40% Italian imports offset lower flows of Algerian gas to Spain last week, with volumes via the Maghreb pipeline down by 40%.
By Verity Ratcliffe 9 October 2018 0 32830

North African pipeline exports to Europe rose by 3.1% last week from the previous week, to 751.4 million cubic metres (MMcm), as higher Italian imports offset declines in the transit of Algerian gas to Spain. Deliveries of Algerian gas to Italy via the Trans-Med pipeline rose by 19.4%, to 380.9 MMcm. Libyan exports to Italy via GreenStream rose by 2.6%, to 129.6 MMcm. Volumes from Algeria to Spain through the Maghreb-Europe fell by 40%, to 93.6 MMcm, while Medgaz transit rose by 15.8%, to 147.4...