Top 20 North American Gas Marketers Ranking by 1996 Sales Volume

Top 20 North American Gas Marketers
Ranking by 1996 Sales Volume*
(Bcf/d)

 

Rank    Company            1996      1995    Change (Bcf)  Change (%)

1      NGC/Chevron**       9.4       9.3         0.1           1% 

2      Enron C&T           9.2       7.8         1.4          18% 

3      El Paso***          6.4       N/A         N/A          N/A 

4      Amoco               5.9       5.7         0.2           4% 

5      PanEnergy/Mobil**** 5.3       3.5         1.8          51% 

6      Coral (Shell)       4.6       3.7         0.9          24% 

7      Koch                4.4       4.5        -0.1          -2% 

8      TransCanada         4.4       3.6         0.8          22% 

9      Aquila/UtiliCorp    3.7       1.9*****    1.8          95% 

10     Coastal             3.6       3.1         0.5          16% 

11     Texaco              3.3       3.3         0.0           0% 

12     Conoco              3.1       2.1         1.0          48% 

13     Westcoast           3.1       1.9         1.2          63% 

14     NorAm               3.0       1.4         1.6         114% 

15     LG&E Natural        2.9       1.5         1.4          93% 

16     Vastar              2.9       2.1         0.8          38% 

17     Sonat               2.7       2.0         0.7          35% 

18     Exxon******         2.6       2.7        -0.1          -4% 

19     Williams            2.4       2.0         0.4          20% 

20     MidCon              1.9       1.8         0.1           6% 

       Total              84.8      63.9        20.9          33% 

*Volumes were provided by company officials. **Based on volumes of merged operations. ***Volumes include physical and financial. ****Now Duke Energy, 1995 is PanEnergy alone. *****Aquila alone. ******May include financial.