Skip to main content

Gas deal strengthens Qatar-China ties

China’s connections to the Gulf continue to expand.
DENOUR/AFP via Getty Images

Qatar’s state-owned oil and gas company signed a major gas deal with Chinese energy giant Sinopec today. 

QatarEnergy and Sinopec signed a sale and purchase agreement whereby Qatar will provide China with four million tons of liquified natural gas per year over a period of 27 years, the official Qatar News Agency reported. 

Access the Middle East news and analysis you can trust

Join our community of Middle East readers to experience all of Al-Monitor, including 24/7 news, analyses, memos, reports and newsletters.


Only $100 per year.