21-23 May 2023 2023 Executive Committee GIIGNL GIIGNL is a non-profit organisation whose objective is to promote the development of activities related to LNG: purchasing, importing, processing, transportation, handling, re-gasification and its various uses. GIIGNL MRV and GHG Neutral Framework
GIIGNL releases the MRV and GHG Neutral Framework, a common source of best practice principles in the monitoring, reporting, reduction, offsetting and verification of GHG emissions associated with LNG cargoes.


GIIGNL’s membership is composed of nearly all companies in the world active in the import and regasification terminalling of LNG.


Consult GIIGNL’s publications including the Annual Report – a statistical reference for the LNG industry.


GIIGNL’s events provide a forum for exchange of information and experience among its members.


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The LNG Industry in 2021

372.3 MT



exporting countries


importing markets

993 MTPA

total regasification capacity

462 MTPA

total liquefaction capacity

36.6 %

spot and short-term trade


Shell to offtake more LNG from Mexico Pacific

In addition to the offtake agreement for 2.6 MTPA from the first two trains of Saguaro Energia LNG export facility in Puerto Libertad, Sonora, Mexico, signed in 2022 between Mexico […]

FSRU Golar Tundra arrived in Piombino

The 170 000 m3 FSRU Golar Tundra, purchased by Snam, arrived in Piombino (Italy) for a new 5 BCMA LNG offshore regasification project. The regasification capacity is booked at 86% […]

Port Arthur LNG reached FID

Sempra Infrastructure took FID for the development, construction, and operation of the 2-train Port Arthur LNG Phase 1 project, located in Jefferson County, Texas, USA. The company issued a final […]

Le Havre LNG terminal to start by mid-September

A new offshore LNG receiving terminal in Le Havre (France) with a 50 TWh/y regasification capacity, developed by TotalEnergies with the support of the French Minister of Ecological Transition, will […]

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