Pipelines, Storage & Power

Volumes fall on all four Africa-Europe pipelines

Gas deliveries dropped below 800 MMcm last week for the first time this year as transit declined on all routes Gas deliveries dropped below 800 MMcm last week for the first time this year as transit declined on all routes.
By Tom Hoskyns 5 February 2019 0 33907
Map showing gas transit on Africa-Europe routes

Deliveries through all four pipelines connecting North Africa to Europe fell in Week 5. Volumes were down by 9.3% week on week, to 754.7 million cubic metres (MMcm), marking the first time deliveries have fallen below 800 MMcm since the last week of 2018. Deliveries via the Maghreb-Europe, Medgaz and Trans-Mediterranean pipelines were steady from Monday to Friday before falling significantly at the weekend. Total volumes sent in the same week in 2017 and 2018...