TOTAL and Sonatrach have signed an agreement that extends Algerian LNG supply into France by three years.
Algerian state hydrocarbon company Sonatrach will deliver up to 2MillionTonnnes per year of LNG to the LNG terminal at Fos Cavaou, on the entry port to the Mediterranean.
Fos Cavaou is a key gateway to the French and European markets.
The agreement also includes the sub-charter of an LNG tanker from TOTAL by Sonatrach.
Algeria’s initial agreement to supply LNG to France was signed in 2004.