South Asia LPG Expo 2020
India is now the world’s 2nd largest consumer of LPG for domestic cooking applications with annual volumes climbing up to nearly 25 million tonnes in 2018-19. LPG access in India has reached almost 80% of its population of around 1.2 billion. Under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), 80 million LPG connections will be provided to BPL families with a support of Rs.1600 per connection. PMUY is likely to result in an additional employment of around 1 Lakh and provide Immerse business opportunity for the LPG industry in India.
LPG West Africa 2019 Forum & Exhibition
With an estimated population of about 367 million, West Africa is the biggest population center in Africa. However, more than 80% of the population still relies on biomass for cooking. According to figures from Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the four major countries of Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal and Ivory Coast account for more than 85% of the total LPG consumption of 1.2 million tonnes consumed in the region.
Asia Pacific LPG Expo 2019
Building on the hugely successful LPG Vietnam 2018 Conference and Exhibition under the ASEAN LPG Forum Series, Gas Academy and Arahata Consulting Ltd with international endorsement and support from the World LPG Association and running the event in conjunction with the Japan LPG Gas Center and Institute of Energy
Economics are brining to you, the Asia-Pacific LPG Expo 2019 for the industry.
LPG Myanmar 2018 Conference and Workshop
Recent moves by the Myanmar government to regulate the industry resulted in more than 700 companies already being awarded licenses with many more applications still pending approval. With a proper licensing system in place, the government is able to more effectively control and deal with any form of malpractices within the industry. This greatly helps to redirect more consumers to use LPG for cooking.
With both licensing and regulation in place, and a continual 20% growth in consumption in 2017, Myanmar’s LPG industry progresses with immense opportunities for all within the value chain. This emerging market is drawing investors both locally and internationally, thirsty for equipment and machinery.
LPG Cambodia 2018 Conference and Workshop
Cambodia is brimming with growth opportunities in the LPG market with its annual growth in consumption of 7-10%. Spurred by its strong economic growth over the last 5 years that World Bank estimates at 6.9% in 2017, Cambodia is expected to continue this trend for years to come.With only 10% of its over 16 million population making the switch over to LPG, and the current unprecedented low prices of LPG, more household consumers are expected to convert to LPG from traditional fuels for cooking.
Besides domestic usage of LPG, Cambodia also has a sizable Autogas market. With the ongoing economic boom, demand for fuels is growing rapidly in Cambodia. According to government estimates, vehicle growth in Cambodia stands at more than 10% per annum for the past 3 years.
LPG Vietnam 2018 Conference and Workshop
Vietnam is one of the largest LPG markets in the region. According to statistics from PVGAS, current consumption stands at nearly 1.3 million tonnes per annum. Annual LPG consumption growth is also healthy at close to 10%.
Since the 90s, LPG has been growing at a rapid pace in the country with the forecast of consumption exceeding 2 million in the next 10 years.
Nevertheless, there remains significant challenges in the market to overcome for stable and sustainable growth to continue. In Oct 2017, the Ministry of Trade and Industry has asked relevant agencies and localities to strengthen management of LPG production and trading activities to ensure market stability.