2017 MARKETER RANKINGS

 

Natural Gas Marketers See 7% YOY Increase in 4Q2017, With Full Year Nearly Flat

Sales of natural gas by 25 leading marketers soared 7.24 Bcf/d (7%) from 4Q2016 to 4Q2017, despite a 6% decline by the segment's perennial No. 1 company, and it was nearly enough to completely resuscitate the volume total for the entire year, according to NGI's 4Q2017 and Full-Year 2017 Top North American Natural Gas Marketers rankings. Read More

  Top North American Gas Marketers (Bcf/d)  
  FULL YEAR 2017  
      Company Full Year 2017 Full Year 2016 Change  
  1   BP plc 21.00 22.81 -8%  
  2   Macquarie Energy * 10.29 9.48 9%  
  3   Shell Energy NA 10.00 10.38 -4%  
  4   Tenaska 9.50 9.01 5%  
  5   ConocoPhillips 8.57 8.89 -4%  
  6   Sequent Energy Management 6.40 7.40 -14%  
  7   J. Aron & Co.** 5.35 5.62 -5%  
  8   Direct Energy*** 5.24 5.08 3%  
  9   EDF Trading NA 4.90 5.11 -4%  
  10   Chevron Corp. 3.33 3.32 0%  
  11   CenterPoint Energy 3.29 1.13 191%  
  12   ExxonMobil Corp. **** 3.12 3.32 -6%  
  13   Southwestern Energy Co. 2.92 2.90 1%  
  14   Castleton Commodities 2.85 2.43 17%  
  15   Chesapeake Energy Corp. **** 2.41 2.87 -16%  
  16   Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. 1.80 1.64 10%  
  17   Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. 1.66 1.69 -2%  
  18   NJR Energy Services Co. 1.58 1.53 3%  
  19   Anadarko Petroleum Corp. 1.31 2.09 -37%  
  20   Devon Energy Corp. **** 1.20 1.41 -15%  
  21   ARM Energy Management 1.14 1.09 5%  
  22   Encana Corp. **** 1.10 1.38 -20%  
  23   Apache Corp. **** 0.53 0.64 -17%  
      Total 109.49 111.22 -2%  
  Source: Financial reports filed with the Securities and Exchange    
  Commission or, if necessary, statements signed by company officials and  
  provided to NGI. Some previous-year data has been updated by the  
  companies since it was originally reported.      
  Companies providing data directly to NGI include ARM Energy Management, BP, Castleton  
  Commodities Merchant Trading, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Direct Energy, EDF Trading NA,  
  J. Aron & Co., Macquarie Energy, NJR Energy Services, Shell Energy, and Tenaska.  
  *Macquarie Energy data reflects Macquarie Energy LLC's transactions in the United States  
  and Macquarie Energy Canada's transactions in Canada. **J. Aron & Co. is the commodity  
  trading subsidiary of Goldman Sachs. ***The gas volume figure for Direct Energy includes  
  both wholesale and retail sails. ****The gas volume figures for Apache, Chesapeake, Devon,  
  Encana and ExxonMobil represent the amount of North American gas produced in the quarter.  
  Those companies may be marketing more third-party gas for sale.