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    China's gas imports up 22% in Jan-Sep

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Chinese gas imports have been on an uptrend this year owing to robust domestic demand and recovery in economic activity post the COVID-19 pandemic.

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China's gas imports up 22% in Jan-Sep

China’s natural gas imports via pipeline and in the form of LNG in January-September were 89.85mn metric tons (mt), up 22.2% year/year, the country’s customs department said on October 13.

Asia’s biggest economy imported 10.62mn mt of gas in September, the customs department said without providing yr/yr comparison.

Chinese gas imports have been on an uptrend this year owing to robust domestic demand and recovery in economic activity post the COVID-19 pandemic.