PM tours LNG plant in Chile

Prime Minister, Dr Keith Rowley has visited a Liquid Natural Gas receiving, storage and regasification terminal located in the Bay of Quintero, Chile.

The plant, GNL Quintero, is located some 160 kilometres from Santiago.

Since 2009 a total of 225 LNG ships have left Point Fortin for Quintero, delivering 75 per cent of total gas imports to central Chile.

Dr Rowley and the Trinidad and Tobago delegation received a guided tour of the facility today and received a presentation on the company’s business model and future projections. 

The prime minister is on a state visit to Chile. He returns home on Wednesday.

SOURCE: Office of the Prime Minister