FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – According to an article in the Calgary Herald, an Indian port project would like to see LNG supplied from the Canadian market.
The article states that at a recent groundbreaking project, a minister from India said that Canada would be one of the sources of LNG for the facility.
Indian Oil Corp., along with two partners, are planning on building the facility at India’s Dhamra port. From there, they plan on bringing in LNG from oversees to meet the local demand.
Dharmendra Pradhan who is India’s minister of state for petroleum and natural gas says they would import LNG from Canada, Qatar, United Staes and Iran.
According to the article, Indian Oil also owns a 10% stake in Pacific NorthWest LNG. The article also stated that Pacific NorthWest LNG could not be reached for comment on whether they would provide LNG to India.
Original story by the Calgary Herald: http://calgaryherald.com/business/energy/india-port-project-expects-lng-supply-from-canada