Chevron U.S.A. Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corp, announced the signing of a sales and purchase agreement with GS Caltex Corporation for the delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to South Korea from Chevrons global supply portfolio.
As a joint venture between Chevron and GS Energy, GS Caltex has signed a long-term agreement and will begin receiving LNG in October 2019.
Chevrons President of Global Gas, Hugh Connett stated the agreement is another indication of the significance of the long-standing relationship between Chevron and GS Caltex.
Were proud of our partnership with GS Caltex and we welcome this opportunity to build on that relationship by supplying LNG to South Koreas growing market, Connett said.
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Chevron has an existing LNG sales and purchase agreement with GS Caltex executed in 2009.
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