BP Remains Atop NGI's Gas Marketers Survey Despite Setbacks

Marketers that reported in both 4Q2009 and 4Q2010 posted an 8% increase in volumes from a year ago.

Top North American Gas Marketers (Bcf/d)

Company

Full Year 2010

Full Year 2009

Change

1.

BP

26.10

29.10

-10%

2.

Shell Energy NA

15.60

14.70

6%

3.

ConocoPhillips

14.65

14.30

2%

4.

Macquarie Energy *

11.46

n/a

n/a

5.

Louis Dreyfus

7.60

7.96

-5%

6.

Chevron

6.77

6.52

4%

7.

EDF Trading NA

6.50

3.33

95%

8.

Tenaska

6.30

5.50

15%

9.

JP Morgan ***

4.88

n/a

n/a

10.

Sequent

4.57

2.96

54%

11.

EnCana **

3.18

2.84

12%

12.

ExxonMobil **

3.16

1.92

65%

13.

Devon **

2.55

2.65

-4%

14.

Chesapeake **

2.53

2.29

10%

15.

ONEOK

2.52

3.03

-17%

16.

Anadarko

2.27

2.22

2%

17.

Citigroup

2.12

1.87

13%

18.

Enserco

1.59

1.97

-19%

19.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

1.57

1.59

-1%

20.

CenterPoint Energy

1.50

1.38

9%

21.

Southwestern Energy Co.

1.36

1.05

30%

22.

Canadian Natural

1.22

1.29

-5%

23.

Apache **

1.13

1.03

10%

24.

Atmos

0.96

0.95

1%

 

Total

132.09

n/a

n/a

Source: Quarterly financial reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or if necessary, statements signed by company officials and provided to NGI.

Companies providing data directly to NGI include Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BP, Citigroup, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, EDF Trading NA, JP Morgan, Louis Dreyfus, Macquarie Energy, Shell Energy and Tenaska. *Macquarie Cook Energy data reflects Macquarie Cook Energy LLC's transactions in the United States and Macquarie Cook Energy Canada's transactions in Canada. **The gas volume figures for Apache, Chesapeake, Devon, EnCana and ExxonMobil and represent the amount of North American gas produced in the quarter. Those companies may be marketing more third-party gas for sale. ***JP Morgan acquired RBS Sempra Commodities' wholesale natural gas marketing and trading unit effective Dec. 1, 2010; JP Morgan's total includes RBS Sempra volumes for December only.