Pakistan GasPort LNG Terminal

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Pakistan GasPort LNG Terminal is an LNG terminal in Port Qasim, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

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Project Details

  • Owner: Pakistan GasPort Consortium Limited (PGPC)
  • Parent: Pakistan GasPort Limited
  • Location: Port Qasim, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • Coordinates: 24.7749916, 67.288333 (exact)
  • Capacity: 5.2 mtpa, 0.75 bcfd
  • Additional Proposed Capacity:
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2017

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

Background

Pakistan GasPort LNG Terminal is a proposed LNG import terminal in Sindh, Pakistan. It is planned for operation in 2017.[1]

A consortium comprising Xinjiang Petroleum Engineering Company Limited (XPE), CCCC Third Harbor Consultants Company Limited and CCCC Third Harbor Engineering Company Limited is providing Engineering, Procurement, Supply, Dredging and Construction services to the project.[2]

The terminal entered commercial operation in November 2017.[3]

Since August 2020 private players are permitted to import LNG to the country, and private sector companies in Pakistan are allowed to use the underutilized PGPC Port Qasim GasPort regasification terminal. [4]

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References

  1. "Procurement process," PGP Consortium Limited, 2016
  2. "About Us," Pakistan Gas Port, accessed August 2017
  3. Pakistan's second LNG import terminal to restart on Dec. 8 - company, Reuters, Dec. 7, 2017
  4. GIIGNL 2021 Annual Report, accessed May 5, 2021

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