QP: South Hook Terminal takes 500th LNG delivery

The arrival of the 500th shipment of LNG to South Hook UK, raises the all-time total number of Qatari LNG cargo imported into the UK to more than 600

Saad Sherida Al Kaabi, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum.
Saad Sherida Al Kaabi, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum.

South Hook LNG Terminal at Milford Haven in the United Kingdom received the 500th liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo QP affiliate Qatar Liquefied Gas Company.

The cargo was delivered board the Q-Flex LNG vessel Al-Hamla.

Saad Sherida Al Kaabi, president and CEO of Qatar Petroleum, said: “This milestone reaffirms the importance of Qatari LNG as pillar for the energy industry and the security of global gas supplies.

“It also highlights Qatar Petroleum’s commitment to the reliable supply of clean energy to its customers around the world.”

While most of Qatari LNG destined to the United Kingdom is delivered to the South Hook LNG Terminal, QP’s affiliates Qatargas and RasGas also deliver LNG shipments to other receiving terminals in the United Kingdom, The Peninsula reports.

South Hook LNG Terminal is a joint venture between affiliates of QP, ExxonMobil and Total and is part of the Qatargas 2 value chain.

The facility is a fully integrated LNG shipping project from Qatar’s Ras Laffan Industrial City to international markets, including the United Kingdom, which is one of Europe’s largest LNG importers.

QP, the national oil corporation responsible for the sustainable development of Qatar’s oil and gas resources, stands at the forefront of efforts to enhance the growth and development of the oil and gas industry in the country.

QP’s principle activities, including those of its subsidiaries and joint ventures, are the exploration, manufacturing, local and international sale of crude oil, natural gas and gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), refined products, synthetic fuels, petrochemicals, fuel additives, fertilizers, steel and aluminium.

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