GIIGNL 2022 Annual Report
During 2021, LNG imports returned to robust growth, reaching 372.3 MT, a 4.5% increase over 2020. Asia remained the main demand center for LNG, growing by 7.1% DOWNLOAD
GIIGNL GIIGNL is a non-profit organisation whose objective is to promote the development of activities related to LNG: purchasing, importing, processing, transportation, handling, re-gasification and its various uses. GIIGNL MRV and GHG Neutral Framework
GIIGNL releases the MRV and GHG Neutral Framework, a common source of best practice principles in the monitoring, reporting, reduction, offsetting and verification of GHG emissions associated with LNG cargoes.


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The LNG Industry in 2021

372.3 MT



exporting countries


importing markets

993 MTPA

total regasification capacity

462 MTPA

total liquefaction capacity

36.6 %

spot and short-term trade


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