IEA issues latest monthly gas statistics

Source: press release, 19 March 2021

Growth rate per flow and OECD region in December 2020 (source: IEA)
Growth rate per flow and OECD region in December 2020 (source: IEA)

The latest IEA Monthly Gas Statistics report including December 2020 data shows that for Total OECD:

  • Production of natural gas decreased by 4.9% compared to December 2019.
  • Imports (entries) of natural gas were 3.5% lower on a year-on-year basis, while total OECD exports (exits) increased by 2.5% in the same period (transit volumes are included. Trade amounts include intra-regional trade).
  • Gross consumption of natural gas increased by 3.0% in December 2020 on a year-on year basis.

The IEA’s Monthly Natural Gas Statistics features natural gas production, consumption, total imports and total exports for all OECD Member countries, and natural gas pipeline and LNG trade by origin and destination for all OECD Regions.

The latest dataset is available below in PDF or Excel.