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Africa-Europe piped gas flows start year at significantly low levels

All four Africa-Europe gas routes were significantly depressed on an annual basis in Week 1 All four Africa-Europe gas routes were significantly depressed on an annual basis in Week 1
By Menelaos Vakalopoulos 7 January 2020 Middle East & Africa / Pipelines, Storage & Power 0 34909
Map showing Africa-Europe pipeline gas flows

African gas flows to Europe were down in the first week of 2020 by 27.9% on an annual basis and 16.5% on a monthly basis. Total imports reached 579.02 million cubic metres (MMcm), down by 224.57 MMcm compared with Week 1 in 2019.

Piped gas flows to Spain from Algeria through the Maghreb-Europe pipeline saw the biggest fall last week, with drops of 50.9% year on year and 48.9% week on week. Italian piped gas imports from...