Located in Al Khor in Qatar, the Qatargas III LNG liquefaction terminal is operated by Qatargas Operating. The terminal started operations in 2010 and is owned by QatarEnergy, ConocoPhillips, and Mitsui.
The Qatargas III LNG liquefaction terminal sources gas from Qatargas 3 field.
With one train, the Qatargas III terminal has an LNG production capacity of 7.8Mtpa (million tons per annum), which is expected to remain the same as 7.8Mtpa by 2030.
Approximately 108.72% of the installed capacity is committed through long-term contracts, which amounts to roughly 8.48Mtpa.
About Qatargas Operating
Qatargas Operating Co Ltd (Qatargas), a subsidiary of Qatar Petroleum, is a producer and supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG). The company refines crude oil and produces LNG from its gasification terminals. It also produces LNG, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), plant condensate, jet fuel naphtha, helium, gasoil and sulphur. It operates LNG trains, domestic sales gas production facilities, condensate refineries, helium production facilities, and jetty boil-off recovery facility. The company exports its products to Europe, Asia, Middle East, North and South American markets. It operates offices in China, Qatar, Japan, South Korea and Thailand. Qatargas is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.
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