Japan LNG imports up in January

February 28, 2014

The Japanese Ministry of Finance said on February 27 imports of liquefied natural gas in January increased 1.8 percent from December, but were down year-on-year, UPI has reported.

Japan imported approximately 8.1 million tons of LNG in January, a 1.2 percent increase from December, though last month's imports were 0.8 percent less than the same time in 2013, the ministry said.

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