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Netherlands ups imports from Russia and Norway in 2018

The Netherlands increased imports of piped gas from Russia and Norway as production fell at the Groningen field The Netherlands increased imports of piped gas from Russia and Norway as production fell at the Groningen field.
By Andreas Walstad 19 September 2019 Europe & Russia / Exploration & Production 0 34605
Netherlands pipeline imports

The Netherlands increased piped gas imports from Norway by 10% year on year in 2018 while imports from Russia increased by almost 50%, according to preliminary data from the International Energy Agency, as the production cap on the Groningen field supported demand.

Netherlands LNG imports

Piped gas has faced tough competition so far in 2019 from relatively cheap LNG with ‘new’ suppliers, such as the United States and Russia, sending more cargoes to Europe.

The Netherlands will likely...