Located in Lindi in Tanzania, the Lindi LNG liquefaction terminal is owned by Shell, PT Medco Daya Abadi Lestari, Tanzania Petroleum Development, Equinor, Exxon Mobil, and Pavilion Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 1,100 active and developing LNG terminals worldwide, it will be operated by Shell, once it becomes operational in 2030. Buy the profile here.

The Lindi LNG liquefaction terminal will source gas from Zafarani Complex field.

With two trains, Lindi terminal will have an initial LNG production capacity of 10Mtpa (million tons per annum).

During the period 2021-2025, the Lindi liquefaction plant is expected to witness an estimated capex of $1,980m.

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