Port Qasim FSRU
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Port Qasim FSRU is a proposed FSRU (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) in Port Qasim, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
The FSRU is proposed for Port Qasim, Karachi.
- Parent: Engro Corporation; Royal Dutch Shell; Gunvor; Fatima
- Location: Port Qasim, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
- Coordinates: 24.766667, 67.333333 (approximate)
- Proposed Capacity: 4.5 mtpa, 0.65 bcfd
- Status: Proposed
- Type: Import
- Start Year: 2021
Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day
In November 2017 an LNG facility was proposed for Port Qasim by Engro and partners Royal Dutch Shell, Gunvor, and Fatima. In November 2018 Engro announced that it would be an FSRU and that the expected completion date was 2021.
Articles and resources
- Pakistan's Engro eyes 2019 start for new LNG terminal in Karachi, Reuters, Nov. 4, 2017
- Pakistan's Engro needs a year for next LNG import terminal decision, Reuters, Nov. 14, 2018