Japan’s Toho agrees to import US natural gas from Cameron LNG project
Japanese firm Toho revealed that it had reached a deal to buy 300,000 tpy of LNG over a 20-year period once the project starts. The Cameron LNG project in Louisiana is run by Sempra Energy.
Toho Gas has entered into an agreement with fellow Japanese
company Mitsui to purchase LNG from the Cameron LNG project
in the US.
Toho revealed that it had reached a deal to buy 300,000 tpy
of LNG over a 20-year period once the project
Last year, Mitsui agreed to buy 4 MMtpa of gas from Cameron
LNG and acquire 16.6% equity in the existing import and
as well as the
Sempra Energy is building the 12 MMtpa LNG terminal on the
Louisiana coast, which will consist of three 4 MMtpa trains.
is currently scheduled for
start up in the second half of 2017.