Located in National Capital, Papua New Guinea, the PNG LNG liquefaction terminal is operated by ExxonMobil PNG. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 1,100 active and developing LNG terminals worldwide, the terminal started operations in 2014 and is owned by Santos, Exxon Mobil, Kumul Petroleum Holdings, JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration, Mineral Resources Development, and Marubeni. Buy the profile here.

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The PNG LNG liquefaction terminal sources gas from the following fields - Gobe Main, Greater Moran Unit, Kutubu, P'nyang, and PNG LNG project

With two trains, the PNG terminal has an LNG production capacity of 8.3Mtpa (million tons per annum), which is expected to remain the same as 8.3Mtpa by 2030.

Approximately 83.73% of the installed capacity is committed through long-term contracts, which amounts equates to 6.95Mtpa.

About ExxonMobil PNG

ExxonMobil PNG Ltd (EMPNG), a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp, is an oil and gas company that operates Papua New Guinea’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) project. The company carries out project development, extraction, gas production, processing, exporting, and shipping activities. It offers liquefied natural gas. EMPNG supplies products to companies in China and Japan. The company works in collaboration with the government of Papua New Guinea for supplying LNG to meet the power demand. It operates with processing facilities in Hela, Southern Highlands, Western Highlands and Gulf, Central Provinces, and National Capital District, Papua New Guinea. EMPNG is headquartered in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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