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EIA: global LNG trade grew by 4.5% in 2021

According to the LNG Industry GIIGNL Annual Report 2022 by the GIIGNL, global trade in LNG in 2021 increased by 2.2 billion ft3/d, or 4.5%, compared with 2020.


EIA: US refinery capacity decreased during 2021

Operable atmospheric crude oil distillation capacity, the primary measure of refinery capacity in the US, totalled 17.9 million bbl/d as of 1 January 2022, down 1% from the beginning of 2021.


US LNG exports continue to grow

Since the US began exporting more natural gas than it imports on an annual basis in 2017, natural gas exports both by pipeline and as LNG have grown significantly.