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Bangladesh may pursue land-based LNG terminals in future

Bangladesh will not develop any more FSRU-based LNG import projects, the MD of Rupantarita Prakritik Gas has said
By Staff reporter 20 November 2018 0 33371

Bangladesh will not develop any more FSRU-based LNG import projects because the country’s weather is not suited to them, Reuters has reported the managing director of Bangladeshi company Rupantarita Prakritik Gas as saying.

Mohammad Quamruzzaman’s comments followed a technical problem with an underwater coupling at the country’s first FSRU. Quamruzzaman said Bangladesh will focus on onshore import projects following the completion in March 2019 of its second FSRU-based project, which is being developed by Summit Group.

Although the country has received...