Japan Energy Market Overview

April 2009
Japan Oil & Gas Report;Q2 2009, p10
Industry Profile
The article presents an overview of the energy market in Japan. It states that the country accounts for almost 6% of the world primary energy demand (PED) and purchases about 7% of the world's oil. In addition, the country has a drafted national energy strategy which demands for reducing energy consumption per unit of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by 39% from 2008 levels.


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