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Europe & Russia Consumption

December 2018

Gas demand in Europe has been weak at the start of the winter, and year-on-year declines in consumption are expected during the peak winter period.

Demand in major European markets has fallen on an annual basis at the start of the winter, and further declines are expected over the coming months. Temperatures in late December and January are forecast to be moderate. This will limit heating-related gas use in much of the region during the peak winter period (December-February). While colder temperatures could still hit the...