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Middle East & Africa Consumption

January 2019

The power sector will remain the main driver of gas demand growth in Middle East and Africa (MEA).

The trend will be supported by rising gas production in the region over the coming years. The power sector is the biggest consumer of gas in the MEA and accounted for 44% of the region’s consumption in 2017. GGA forecasts total gas-to-power demand in the key MEA markets – Iran, Egypt, Turkey, Algeria, Nigeria, Yemen, Libya and the Gulf Cooperation Council states – will rise by an average...