BRIEF – Burma’s gas exports worth millions

Burma’s gas exports bring in approximately $170 million per month, according to the Myanmar Times. The news group reported on Monday that Burma is the largest gas exporter in Southeast Asia, citing data from the Ministry of Energy Data saying 1.6 billion cubic feet of gas is pumped out every day to Thailand and China. It’s estimated that up to 70 percent of Burma’s total gas output is exported directly to Thailand.