India becomes world's 2nd largest LPG importer after China

India has become the world's second largest importer of liquefied petroleum gas as its government pushes cleaner alternatives to traditional cooking fuels such as firewood and cow dung

NEW DELHI -- India has become the world's second largest importer of liquefied petroleum gas as its government pushes cleaner alternatives to traditional cooking fuels such as firewood and cow dung.

He said demand for LPG is projected to rise 34 percent from 2014 to 2025.