LNG

With its marketing strategy, the Gazprom Group seeks to diversify its sources of export revenue by expanding its presence in promising gas markets.

One of Gazprom's priorities is to increase the share of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the Group's export portfolio.

Velikiy Novgorod LNG carrier
Velikiy Novgorod LNG carrier

Velikiy Novgorod LNG carrier

LNG marketing

In 2018, the Gazprom Group's LNG sales reached 3.88 million tons (5.18 billion cubic meters).

LNG sales by Gazprom Group
  Year ended December 31
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
million BTU
Argentina 41,106,666 16,178,574 19,703,171
China 6,633,380 6,604,157 3,374,830 29,426,835 29,159,927
Egypt 3,417,600 3,415,673
India 18,670,569 22,742,199 9,911,553 36,100,075
Japan 49,164,207 78,072,386 78,549,220 56,900,585 29,667,398
Kuwait 2,953,290 3,302,940 3,290,560 16,945,230 20,072,378
Malaysia 6,513,303
Mexico 6,519,570
South Korea 36,193,511 26,480,466 3,324,750 13,235,029 26,402,240
Spain 6,459,153 2,945,511
Taiwan (China) 9,882,660 26,006,510 19,820,160 19,257,270
Thailand 3,307,565
UAE 6,532,551 3,145,740
LNG supplied on FOB terms 17,082,562 6,998,912 3,015,033 21,385,385
Total 159,646,919 169,608,265 176,474,067 159,151,850 184,990,184
incl. LNG from Sakhalin II 53,075,050 86,049,604 59,443,050 72,894,365 70,068,095
Total, million tons 3.35 3.56 3.71 3.34 3.88
Total, billion cubic meters 4.47 4.75 4.94 4.46 5.18