Sumitomo, Tokyo Gas Secure U.S. LNG From Dominion for Export

Sumitomo, Tokyo Gas Secure U.S. LNG From Dominion for Export

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A liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker operated by Tokyo Gas Co. is moored at the company's Sodegaura plant in Chiba, Japan. Japan’s total LNG imports, which includes long-term contracted shipments, rose 22.5 percent in February from a year earlier to 7.67 million tons, according to the finance ministry.