Govt will strike best available deal for LNG import: Dar

Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says the government will diversify all available options to import LNG by striking the best available deals.


In an interview, he said government will ensure LNG based power generation to the tune of around three thousand to three thousand six hundred megawatt by the end of 2017-18.

He said the government had set a benchmark on LNG price by witnessing deals through spot purchases. Now the government is in a better position to take best decision in the larger interest of the country.