Gas map, East Africa focus

Tanzania LNG delays highlight risk of Africa missing out on gas export boom

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Issue 502 - 17 Mar 2024 - By Marc Howard | 10 minute read

Slow progress at some of sub-Saharan Africa’s most high-profile LNG developments come as exporters from other parts of the world race to sign new long-term deals with buyers from Asia and Europe. The risk for African producers is that they could miss out on lucrative opportunities, costing governments large amounts in lost foreign earnings, writes Marc Howard*.

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