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Soma LNG Terminal

Project Type

LNG importing terminal


Shinchi Town, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan

Construction Started

November 2014


December 2017; phase two: 2020

Storage Capacity


Start of Operations

March 2018

Estimated Investment

JPY60bn ($480m)

Contractors and Suppliers

JGC Corporation, Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries (IHI), and Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal (NSSMC)


Japan Petroleum Exploration (Japex)

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