The Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) sees the demand of natural gas growing in key global markets including some emerging markets, particularly in Asia.
India's push to more than double the share natural gas has in its energy mix to 15 percent by 2022 will require a huge increase in imports and the construction of more LNG terminals ...
Qatar’s ratings are supported by the country’s substantial economic wealth, Capital Intelligence says, adding the country is the world’s third largest producer of natural gas.
Qatar’s North Field expansion is moving full steam ahead to achieve the targeted 100mn tonnes natural gas production, QP’s president and CEO Saad Sherida al-Kaabi said.
Qatar’s domestic natural gas demand is projected to grow 1.6% a year until 2040 to 73bn cubic metres (bcm), according to the Gas Exporting Countries Forum.
Imports jumped 39.1% to QR8.68bn ($2.38bn) in August, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics said. It marked a major recovery from levels of June and July.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) has signed an agreement with Chiyoda Corporation to conduct a detailed study to identify the modifications that are required for debottlenecking the capacity of Qatar’s LNG trains.