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    Chinese gas output up 5% in April

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The output was up 6% in the first four months of this year.

by: Shardul Sharma

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Chinese gas output up 5% in April

China’s natural gas output in April was 17.7bn m3, up 4.7% year/year, state-run Xinhua news agency reported on May 22 citing data from the country’s statistics department.

In the first four months of this year, Chinese gas output was 74.7bn m3, up 6.2% yr/yr, the data showed.

During the January-April period, China imported a total of 35.87mn metric tons of natural gas, down 8.9% yr/yr, the customs department reported in early May.