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Asia Pacific Production

October 2018

Chinese gas output is set to rise as Beijing pushes to increase domestic production.

The Chinese government is aiming to increase domestic gas production to help provide more of the fuel for winter supply and to limit China’s growing dependence on imported pipeline gas and LNG. Chinese gas production rose to 12.8 bcm in August, an increase of 8.8% on an annual basis – a faster rate of growth than that seen earlier in the year. China’s imports rose to 103.6 bcm over the first eight...