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Americas Storage

October 2018

Parts of the US risk facing significant gas supply tightness during the winter as inventories are severely depleted.

It is certain the US will enter the 2018-2019 gas withdrawal season with sharply depleted gas stocks – a risk GGA has been highlighting throughout the 2018 injection season. This has happened because, despite impressive growth in US marketed gas production in 2018, the country’s demand and exports have risen sharply. US output tends to decline during winter because of factors such as wellhead freezeoffs. This will leave...