This newly operational section of the east-route natural gas pipeline will bring Russian gas to China’s Yangtze River Delta. Photo: Weibo
This newly operational section of the east-route natural gas pipeline will bring Russian gas to China’s Yangtze River Delta. Photo: Weibo

China turns on the tap to Russian gas in Yangtze River Delta as new pipeline section opens early

  • 750km stretch of natural gas pipeline, linking cities in Shandong and Jiangsu provinces, will ease gas-supply bottlenecks in one of China’s most important economic powerhouses
  • New section further bolsters energy trade between China and Russia, which has already reached a historic high this year

This newly operational section of the east-route natural gas pipeline will bring Russian gas to China’s Yangtze River Delta. Photo: Weibo
This newly operational section of the east-route natural gas pipeline will bring Russian gas to China’s Yangtze River Delta. Photo: Weibo
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