Qatargas

Qatargas in figures

Company’s yearly liquefaction capacity:77 million tonnes

LNG trains operated by Qatargas companies:14

The LNG leader

Qatargas is the largest producer of LNG in the world, boasting a 77-million-tonne-per-year nameplate liquefaction capacity. The company’s ventures include eight LNG projects, two sales gas production facilities, two condensate refineries and two helium production facilities. The company also owns a fleet of Q-Max, Q-Flex and conventional LNG vessels.

  • Expansion: Qatargas will add four LNG trains by 2024, increasing total liquefaction capacity to 110 million tonnes per year.
  • Merger: The 2018 union of Qatargas and Rasgas placed Qatargas in charge of the country’s entire LNG output.

The Qatargas companies are joint ventures between QP, ExxonMobil, Total, Marubeni, Mitsui, ConocoPhillips and Shell. QP owns a majority stake in all Qatargas projects.

Qatargas features

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Qatar - April 13, 2021

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Qatar Petroleum in Japan LNG deals
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Qatar - October 04, 2018

Qatar Petroleum (QP) announced two new LNG sales deals with Japan’s Marubeni Corporation on Wednesday.

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Qatar and China seal 22-year LNG deal
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Qatar - September 10, 2018

Qatargas will supply LNG to China under a 22-year deal reached with PetroChina International Company, the Qatari state company said on Monday.

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Oman Trading Intl in Bangladesh LNG deal
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Oman - April 24, 2018

Oman Trading International, majority-owned by Oman Oil Company (70%), has finalised a contract to export 1 million tonnes per year of LNG to Bangladesh, international…

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Qatargas, RasGas merger completed
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Qatar - January 03, 2018

The merger of the world’s largest LNG producers, Qatargas and RasGas, is complete, and the new entity, called Qatargas, has started operations, parent company Qatar…

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Qatargas in Turkey LNG deal
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Qatar - September 20, 2017

Qatargas has agreed to sell 1.5 million tpy of LNG to Turkey’s BOTAŞ Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (BOTAŞ) over a period of three years, the world’s number-one…

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Qatar to merge gas firms
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Qatar - December 12, 2016

Qatar allegedly has plans in the making to merge qatargas and RasGas, local media reported on Sunday.

Citing Qatar Petroleum President and CEO Saad Sherida Al…

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Qatar Petroleum marks LNG milestone
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Qatar - May 11, 2016

Qatar Petroleum has loaded its 10,000th LNG vessel at Ras Laffan. The milestone was marked with a ceremony on Tuesday, attended by a host of local and international oil…

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Qatargas signs MoU for LNG marine fuel
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Qatar - February 22, 2016

Qatargas has signed a memorandum of understanding with Shell and Danish petroleum transportation conglomerate Maersk, the Qatari LNG producer said in a press release…

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Samer ADHAM
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Qatar - September 15, 2015

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