marketers ranking

Leading natural gas marketers collectively posted further decreases in sales volumes in 2Q2020, extending to five straight quarters a trend of year/year declines, according to NGI’s Top North American Natural Gas Marketers rankings.

The 25 gas marketers covered in NGI‘s latest quarterly survey — with comparable year-earlier data available — reported combined sales transactions of 111.61 Bcf/d in 2Q2020, down from 113.14 Bcf/d in 2Q2019. The cloud of uncertainty and demand interruption imposed by the coronavirus pandemic weighed on second quarter marketer efforts.

Southwestern Energy Co. (down 39%) and NJR Energy Services Co. (down 19%) posted the steepest declines from a year earlier. The biggest gainers, meanwhile, were Engie Energy Marketing NA (up 91%) and Hartree...