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Stockpiling : Petroleum and Liquefied Petroleum Gas

Japan depends on imports for virtually all of its energy resources, despite being the fifth largest consumer of energy in the world. Thus, peopleʼs lives and the economy would be disrupted in the event of unforeseeable circumstances. To prepare for disruption in the supply of energy resources, JOGMEC is promoting the stockpiling of petroleum and petroleum gas (LP gas) at the request of the Japanese government.