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China gas and power month in brief: September 2016

China gas and power month in brief: September 2016

Report summary

What has been happening with this summer's gas imports? In July we saw LNG imports crash -17% year-on-year, while pipeline imports from Central Asia soared. One month later and the situation dramatically reversed. LNG imports in August were up around 60% year-on-year, while pipe imports fell by 50%. Deferred cargoes and take-or-pay obligations appear to be behind the volatility. Elsewhere, power demand continues to outperform expectations and China's emerging LNG buyers have been signing more contracts.

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  • Executive summary
  • Markets
    • Data dashboard update
      • Monthly power demand
    • Power demand remains 'hot' in August
  • Policy
    • Pipeline reforms gaining momentum
  • Corporate activity
    • Beijing Gas awards winter supply tender to Engie
  • Smog watch
  • Beijing marathon just avoids the smog

In this report there are 5 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
    • China gas and power month in brief: September 2016: Image 1
  • Markets
    • Monthly gas demand
    • Monthly LNG demand
    • China gas and power month in brief: September 2016: Image 4
  • Policy
  • Corporate activity
  • Smog watch
  • Beijing marathon just avoids the smog
    • Beijing AQI
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