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China set to lead in global natural gas imports

China was the world's third biggest user of natural gas behind the US and Russia, and is on track to overtake Japan this year.


BEIJING'S crackdown on pollution has put China on track to overtake Japan this year as the world's biggest importer of natural gas, used to replace dirtier coal.

China - already the biggest importer of oil and coal - is the world's third-...

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