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Asia Pacific Consumption

August 2018

Record-breaking temperatures have pushed up the need for gas in Northeast Asia during the peak of summer.

Gas demand in Northeast Asia has been supported by high summer temperatures. The heatwave that hit the region in July continued to push up temperatures during the first half of August. This forced up regional demand as power consumption was driven up by rocketing requirements for air conditioning. Although the forecast is for temperatures to be largely around normal during the latter part of August and early September, the...