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Turkmenistan keeps leadership in pipeline gas exports to China

According to Interfax, based on Chinese customs statistics, at the end of Q2 2021, Turkmen pipeline gas remains the number one item for Chinese partners. 2021, Turkmen pipeline gas remains number one for Chinese partners. Previously we have already wrote that Turkmenistan has been able to maintain its leadership position in this area for a long time.

So, In April-2021, China purchased about 4.2 billion cubic meters, including almost 2.6 billion cubic meters of Turkmen gas. Other supplying countries include the Russian Federation (487 million cubic meters), Kazakhstan (617 million cubic meters), Myanmar (318 million cubic meters), and Uzbekistan (229 million cubic meters).

At the same time, despite the price increase in Q2 2021 (up to $148 per 1,000 cu.m.). The "blue fuel" from Russia remains the most affordable in 2021 (up to $148 per 1,000 cu.m.). Other exporters sent their gas at higher prices: Turkmenistan - $216, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan - $179, Myanmar - $347.

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