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LNG Purchase and Consumption

As of the end of FY2016

(Unit: 1,000 t)

FY Alaska Brunei Abu Dhabi Malaysia Indonesia Australia Qatar Darwin Qalhat Sakhalin Papua New Guinea Spot Contract Total Purchase Total Consumption
Total Purchase Total Consumption
2000 972 3,939 4,803 4,858 491 1,163 240 - - - - - 16,466 16,598 38,771 38,662
2001 977 4,033 4,913 4,961 328 759 180 - - - - - 16,151 15,929 38,295 38,174
2002 931 4,042 4,634 5,127 708 893 240 - - - - 237 16,812 16,959 38,076 37,917
2003 933 4,302 4,893 5,171 380 1,205 237 - - - - 2,029 19,150 19,118 39,308 39,062
2004 908 4,318 4,868 5,162 326 562 180 - - - - 529 16,853 16,652 37,321 37,169
2005 937 4,113 4,878 5,037 108 380 58 61 - - - 1,026 16,598 16,044 35,823 34,640
2006 846 4,180 4,899 4,386 56 503 58 1,816 248 - - 478 17,470 16,804 39,179 38,165
2007 582 4,440 5,119 4,690 161 484 120 2,061 754 - - 2,006 20,417 19,870 40,593 42,075
2008 523 4,074 4,942 4,091 107 964 118 2,217 685 - - 2,342 20,063 18,972 42,880 41,006
2009 422 4,122 4,870 3,862 109 281 238 2,388 757 1,807 - 723 19,579 18,507 42,222 40,641
2010 418 4,122 4,761 3,874 166 352 292 2,131 561 2,069 - 2,042 20,788 19,462 43,935 41,743
2011 - 4,015 4,914 3,867 54 239 178 1,950 689 2,119 - 6,063 24,088 22,884 55,422 52,869
2012 - 3,744 4,804 3,439 - 296 902 2,063 689 2,898 - 6,032 24,867 23,707 58,232 55,710
2013 - 2,230 4,684 3,675 - 289 1,234 2,629 768 2,452 - 7,291 25,252 23,779 58,821 56,244
2014 - 2,230 4,972 2,750 - 296 1,142 2,129 547 2,262 403 8,023 24,754 23,486
2015 - 1,940 4,986 3,220 - 305 1,156 2,304 428 2,010 1,604 4,934 22,887 21,550
2016 - 2,095 4,683 3,086 57 300 1,275 2,356 500 1,491 1,558 4,965 22,366 21,057

(Notes)

  1. The total consumption amount from FY2011 includes gas turbine generation and internal combustion generation.
  2. Japan's total LNG purchase amount to approx. 89.07 million tons (in FY2014). World's total amount of LNG traded comes to nearly 239.18 million tons (FY2014).
  3. LNG purchase and consumption results by country for 10 general electric power suppliers and Tobata Co-operative Thermal Power Company, Inc. until FY2009. Only those that can be identified by country are listed.

Source: Trade Statistics of Japan, GIIGNL, "Statistics on electric power industry" by Agency for Natural Resources and Energy.