Comparison of Australia and Qatar LNG Exports and Revenues

ITF PRRT BRIEFING PAPER 2
September 2016

By 2021, Australia's LNG export volumes are predicted to exceed those of Qatar, reaching 103.72 billion cubic metres (bcm) while Qatar's output falls to 101.7 bcm.

The Australian Government is expected to receive only AU $0.8 billion in PRRT revenues in 2019-20, or 1.97% of LNG export sales. At the same time, the Government of Qatar is forecast to collect AU $26.6 billion in royalties from LNG exports, equivalent to a share of 23.35%. 

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