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Indian LNG demand shows rapid growth due to high demand

The Indian Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas claims that LNG accounted for 41% of India’s total gas consumption in 2012 - 2013 and will account50% in 2013 – 2014: a 25% rise.
Importing of LNG is a relatively new phenomenon for many Asian countries: India started in 2005, China in 2006, Thailand in 2011, and Indonesia and Malaysia in 2012.

Japan imports the largest quantity of LNG of any nation (87.4 million tonne in 2012), accounting for around 35% of global de...

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