Qatar Delivered 2,500 Natural Gas Shipments Since 1997, QP President Says

Doha, – Qatar Petroleum (QP) President & CEO, and Chairman of Qatargas, Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi said that they have delivered more than 2,500 LNG shipments to Japan.

Al Kaabi said that during a visit he paid to Japan. Al Kaabi was accompanied by a delegation comprised of ranking QP and Qatargas officials to hold talks with executives with the biggest energy companies in Japan.

QP President was speaking during the annual reception hosted by Qatargas for its Japanese partners. “1997 was the beginning of our historic journey in Japan with Chubu Electric and the seven founding Japanese buyers,” before adding that “The friendship and commitment of Qatar Petroleum and Qatargas towards our partners remain just as strong as it was then, if not stronger.” A statement released by QP to the press said that Talks and discussions during the two-day visit focused on ways of boosting future cooperation between Japanese customers and partner companies, particularly in the LNG trade.

The visit also included meetings with Chairmen, Presidents, and senior executives of Chubu Electric, Jera, Mitsui, Chiyoda Corporation, Idemitsu, Cosmo Oil, LNG Japan, Mitsui & Co., Marubeni Corporation, and Itohchu.

Qatar Petroleum is a national Qatari company. Its activities cover the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, whether locally or internationally. Such activities include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.

Source: Qatar News Agency