Chernomorsky LNG Terminal

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Chernomorsky LNG Terminal is a proposed LNG export terminal along the Black Sea in Russia.[1]


The terminal will be located in along the Black Sea in Russia, but the precise located is unknown.

Project Details

  • Owner: Gazprom[1]
  • Location: along the Black Sea in Russia[1]
  • Coordinates: (approximate)
  • Type: Export[1]
  • Capacity: 0.5 - 1.5 mtpa[1]
  • Status: Proposed[1]
  • Start Year: 2025[1]

Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day


According to Gazprom, another LNG facility is being planned near a Russian Black Sea port. The Chernomorsky LNG facility it will be fed with gas from the existing trunkline network and may produce between 500,000 and 1.5 million tonnes per year of LNG.[1]

Chernomorsky LNG may be built by as early as 2025, according to Gazprom, although some sources report that this is an overly optimistic assessment.[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Vladimir Afanasiev, Gazprom and Rosneft shed light on Russian LNG export ambitions, Upstream Online, March 25, 2021

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