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Europe & Russia Consumption

January 2019

Gas demand from Europe’s six largest markets is forecast to fall on an annual basis in Q1 as seasonal consumption slumps.

Although gas demand from major markets is expected to rise on an annual basis in January, total demand for Q1 will fall.

Mild temperatures in January 2018 meant demand was particularly weak that month, with consumption in some of Europe’s largest markets dropping by as much 27% year on year. Despite the growth forecast for January 2019, the combined consumption from the region’s six largest markets...