GNL do Nordeste LNG Terminal

From Global Energy Monitor


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GNL do Nordeste LNG Terminal was a proposed LNG terminal in Brazil. It is presumed to be cancelled.[1]


The terminal is located in Port Suape, Brazil.

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Project Details

  • Parent: Petrobras (50%), Shell (50%)
  • Location: Suape Port, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Coordinates: -8.394347, -34.974031 (approximate)
  • Capacity:
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Type: Import


The LNG Receiving and Regaseification Terminal would have been located in the Suape Port, State of Pernambuco. In 2000, Petrobras and Shell incorporated a 50/50% Joint Venture named GNL do Nordeste (NE LNG). LNG supplies are likely to come from the Atlantic basin liquefaction plants.[1]

There have been no new updates on the project since 2000 and it is presumed to be cancelled.

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 "SUAPE—FIRST LNG ENTRY IN SOUTH AMERICA" GNL do Nordeste, accessed April 2019

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