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Middle East & Africa Trade

December 2018

Algeria’s exports of LNG and pipeline gas will be under pressure in 2019 if key upstream projects continue to face delays.

A combination of adverse weather conditions and technical issues with pipelines bringing gas to the Hassi R’Mel hub weighed on Algeria’s gas and LNG exports earlier this year – the impact of which will also be observed on the export figures for 2018. Delays to upstream projects such as Touat have also hindered growth in the country’s gas production. Consequently, Algeria’s total LNG and pipeline...