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Iran Named World’s Third Largest Gas Producer

Date : Sep 27, 2017

According to the source, Iran was the world’s third largest producer of natural gas in 2016.


The IEA in its report said Iran produced 190 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas last year which it said was 5.3 percent of world total, source reported.


The agency further said the US and Russia were the leading gas producers over the same period adding that their outputs stood at 749 bcm (20.7 percent) and 644 bcm (17.7 percent), respectively.


In subsequent positions were Canada with 174 bcm and Qatar with 165 bcm accounting for 4.8 percent and 4.6 percent respectively of the total global output.