Japan Imported Record LNG Last Year

Japan Imported Record LNG Last Year

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A man walks past a liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker in Sodegaura City, Japan. Imports to Japan, the biggest buyer of LNG and once Asia’s largest nuclear-power producer, may rise 1.4 percent in 2014 before falling by 1.28 million tons next year as the nuclear plants restart, according to Energy Aspects.