Get Market News

Get weekly email updates on market factors like supply, demand, and regulatory affairs. Subscribe now

Get Started with ENGIE

ENGIE Resources is ready to analyze your historical electricity usage data and present appropriate options. Request now

Become a Broker or Consultant

Complete our Brokers & Consultants Inquiry Form. Learn more

U.S. LNG Imports: Not Dead Yet

January 08, 2019

Despite prolific domestic U.S. natural gas production, the nation still imports natural gas. While the U.S. is on the verge of becoming the third largest LNG exporter, the states imported about 1.93 bcf/d over the first ten months of 2018 according to EIA data. At its peak, the U.S. imported 3.6 bcf/d over a similar period in 2007. For a global comparison, the 28 nations in the EU import about 5.1 bcf/d.