Sittwe LNG Terminal

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Sittwe LNG Terminal is a proposed LNG terminal in Sittwe, Rakhine state, Myanmar.


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Project Details

  • Owner:
  • Parent: Petronet
  • Location: Sittwe, Rakhine state, Myanmar
  • Coordinates: 20.1648761, 92.8533529 (approximate)
  • Capacity:
  • Status: Proposed
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year:

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


In August 2018 it was reported that Indian company Petronet LNG was interested in building an LNG terminal in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar.[1] In January 2019 Indian Minister of State for Shipping Rajya Sabha announced a memorandum of understanding (MOU) under which India would take over operations of Sittwe Port.[2]

Articles and resources


  1. India plans to establish LNG import terminal in Myanmar, Hydrocarbons Technology, Aug. 7, 2018
  2. Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury, India all set to take over ops in Myanmar's Sittwe Port after Chabahar, India Times, Jan. 9, 2019

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