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Yemen LNG joins International Gas Union

LNG Industry,

During the annual IGU meetings in Berlin, Yemen’s application for Charter Membership was accepted.

Yemen LNG attended the IGU annual meetings, which took place last week in Berlin, Germany, as the only LNG entity representing the country.

The IGU is a global non-profit organisation, uniting gas associations and companies from 83 countries. The IGU comprises 83 Charter Members and 42 Associate Members, which include large LNG importers and producers including Qatar, Algeria, France, Russia, Japan, Korea and China.

IGU promotes the political, technical and economic progress of the global gas industry, directly and through its members and in collaboration with other multilateral organizations. IGU also supports and facilitates the global transfer of technology and know-how.

During the IGU meeting in Berlin, KOGAS was elected for the presidency of the IGU from 2018 to 2021. It was also decided that KOGAS would host the 28th World Gas Conference and World Gas Exhibition in 2021.

Since November 2009, Yemen LNG Company has been producing and delivering LNG to over 15 countries worldwide including the Americas, Asia and Europe.

Adapted from press release by Katie Woodward

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