Global LNG suppliers are taking time to revise destination clauses in supply contracts for Japanese buyers despite a ruling by authorities that the provisions are anti-competitive.
Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver 16 engines for four new LNG carrier vessels being built at the Hudong Zhonghua shipyard in China.
India will work with Japan to make long-term LNG import deals more affordable for price-sensitive consumers.
Tokyo Gas Co. will not accept new contracts for long-term purchases of LNG that contain clauses restricting where the gas can be sold.
India is looking to renegotiate additional LNG deals after recent success in reaching agreements with energy suppliers.