Angola LNG Sells First LPG Cargo
Wednesday, 1st February 2017
Angola LNG announced the sale of its first LPG cargo from its plant in Soyo to Angola’s state oil and gas company Sonangol on a free on board basis, which was shipped by LPG carrier BW brokerAngola LNG reported.
In addition to its LNG facilities Angola LNG’s liquids infrastructure at its production plant in Soyo, the facility built to create value from Angola’s offshore gas resources, includes storage tanks for 88,000 m3 of propane, 59,000 m3 of butane, and 108,000 m3 of condensate. It has a jetty dedicated to propane, butane and condensate loading and a second jetty for pressurized butane loadings, which will serve the domestic market.
Furthermore, all LPG and condensate products have been committed for sale to the shareholder affiliates of Angola LNG, Engineering News informed.
Artur Pereira, CEO of Angola LNG Marketing said: “In addition to LNG production for international markets propane, butane and condensate production at Angola LNG is an important part of our operational and commercial activity. Our LPG and condensate production will help to supply both domestic and export markets with their energy needs.”