Natural gas & LNG

Asia Pacific September 2017

Regional analysis & forecasts
Economic overview

China’s strong economic growth in Q2 will support an improved outlook in 2017 as a whole. 

China’s GDP is expected to rise by 6.7% on an annual basis in 2017, according to the latest outlook from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The strong growth achieved in Q2 will support the country’s economic expansion for the year. GDP rose by 6.9% on an annual basis in Q2, equal to the growth seen in Q1 and higher than that achieved in Q2 last year. Economic growth is expected...