ENN receives LNG cargo at China's first major private import terminal
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Chinese gas distributor ENN has received its maiden cargo for the country’s first major privately-owned liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal, Thomson Reuters Eikon shiptracking data showed.
FILE PHOTO: LNG tanker Stena Blue Sky is seen at the new liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal owned by Chinese energy company ENN Group, in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province, China August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
The LNG tanker ‘Stena Blue Sky’ arrived at Zhoushan port on Tuesday after loading the cargo at Qatar’s Ras Laffan LNG terminal on July 22, the data showed.
ENN could not immediately be reached for comment on the matter.
The company’s Zhoushan terminal in China’s eastern Zhejiang region, with a capacity of 3 million tonnes per year, was expected to start operations in July. [nL3N1SO2SR]
ENN has signed long-term deals including sales and purchase agreements with Chevron Corp and Australia’s Origin Energy and also has an agreement to buy LNG from Total. The deals total about 1.5 million tonnes per year of LNG.