Qatar Petroleum CEO Mr Al-Kaabi Discusses LNG Cooperation in Japan
His Excellency Mr Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Minister of State for Energy Affairs, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum, ended a working visit to Japan in which he addressed the 8th LNG Producer-Consumer Conference in Tokyo and held discussions with leading Japanese energy companies. His Excellency held meetings during his visit with CEOs and senior executives of various Japanese customers and business partners representing LNG and hydrocarbon products buyers, shareholders in Qatari projects, financial institutions, shipping companies, contractors and other stakeholders including JERA, Kansai Electric, Chubu Electric, Mitsui, Marubeni, Itochu, Idemitsu, Cosmo, LNG Japan, Iwatani, Mitsubishi, JGC, Chiyoda, Sumitomo, MUFG, Japan Bank for International Cooperation, Mizuho, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, and a number of shipping companies.
His Excellency the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum concluded his visit by thanking all Japanese partners, clients and contractors for their confidence in Qatar, and for the fruitful cooperation with Qatar Petroleum and Qatargas.
Speaking at the annual Qatargas reception in honor of Japanese companies, His Excellency Mr Al-Kaabi said that “This occasion represents a perfect opportunity to reflect on our long-standing relationship, appreciate the strength of our relationship, and celebrate our friendship, achievements and successes. I would like to take this opportunity to emphasize the importance of Japan as a cornerstone LNG market and that Japan will remain a priority for us as we expand our production and our customer base.”
Source : Strategic Research Institute