China’s April LNG imports climb

Image courtesy of CNOOC

China, world’s largest energy consumer, boosted its imports of the chilled fuel in April by 15.6 percent year-on-year.

China’s LNG imports rose to 2.17 million mt last month, according to the data by the General Administration of Customs.

In the first four months of the year, China imported 9.96 million mt of chilled gas, the data shows.

The country is the world’s third-biggest LNG importer, behind South Korea and the top LNG buyer, Japan.

Its imports rose 33 percent to 26.06 million mt in 2016.

 

LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News

Events>

<< Mar 2020 >>
MTWTFSS
24 25 26 27 28 29 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Flame 2020

Flame is Europe’s largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas industry.

read more >

4th PNG Petroleum & Energy Summit

The CWC Group, in partnership with Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd.

read more >

FSRU World Congress 2020

FSRU World Congress 2020 will therefore focus on further Commercialising FSRUs through LNG-to-Power…

read more >

CWC World LNG & Gas Series: 12th Asia Pacific Summit

The 2020 Summit will offer an unrivaled programme covering relevant and significant discussion topics…

read more >