Supply & Demand

LNG increases share in Polish gas imports

The share of LNG in Poland’s gas import portfolio is growing fast, and the trend is expected to continue The share of LNG in Poland’s gas import portfolio is growing fast, and the trend is expected to continue.
By Andreas Walstad 14 November 2018 0 33291
Polish LNG import portfolio post-2023

Poland recently signed three long-term LNG import contracts with United States-based suppliers and is already importing cargoes from the US, Qatar and Norway.

Source of Polish gas imports, Jan-Aug 2018

LNG now accounts for 20% of Poland’s gas imports, while piped Russian gas represents 74%. The share of LNG is expected to rise in the coming years as a result of the recently signed deals. Polish state-owned PGNiG’s long-term...