India’s November LNG imports drop 17.8 pct

Kochi LNG storage tanks (Image courtesy of Petronet LNG)

India’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) dropped in November, logging a decrease for the second straight month.

India imported 2.12 billion cubic meters of LNG or about 1.54 million tonnes last month, a drop of 17.8 percent year-on-year, according to the data from oil ministry’s Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC).

The costs of these imports were at $0.9 billion compared to $0.8 billion in November last year.

India’s domestic natural gas production rose 0.6 percent last month to 2.73 Bcm.

In the April-October period, India imported 18.58 Bcm or about 13.56 million tonnes of LNG. This represents an increase of 8.1 percent when compared to the same period last year, the PPAC data shows.

 

LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News

Posted on December 24, 2018 with tags .

Events>

<< Jan 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
31 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

Downstream 2019

Renowned as the most significant global meeting place for Downstream professionals…

read more >

Gas to Power APAC Congress 2019

The Gas to Power APAC Congress will bring together regional government officials and senior representatives from regulators…

read more >

2nd CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit

The highly successful CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit returns for a second year from 19-20 February 2019 in Tokyo, Japan…

read more >

Global LNG Forum 2019

Global LNG Forum is your opportunity to see what the future of LNG will be like…

read more >