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Russian LNG becomes Spain’s biggest gas source in September

LNG volumes from Russia overtook supplies of piped gas from Algeria as a source of gas imported by Spain for the first time in September LNG volumes from Russia overtook supplies of piped gas from Algeria as a source of gas imported by Spain for the first time in September.
By Anna Gumbau 25 November 2019 Europe & Russia / LNG 0 34819

Russia shipped 694 million cubic metres of regasified LNG to Spain in September, becoming the country’s largest natural gas supplier for the month, according to data from CORES.

Yamal LNG and Naturgy (formerly Gas Natural Fenosa) signed a 23-year contract in 2013 for the delivery of 2.5 mtpa, with the first cargo arriving in June 2018. However, spot contracts may have boosted the share of Russian LNG in Spain’s energy mix.

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