Russian gas exports to Asia set to double in 15 years

Russian gas exports to Asia are likely to almost double over the next 15 years, according to Gazprom’s Deputy Chairman Alexander Medvedev. Speaking at an oil and gas conference that is being held on Sakhalin Island in Russia’s Far East, he predicted that export volumes to the Asia-Pacific region would increase from 270bn m³ in 2013 to 530bn m³ in 2028. ITAR-TASS