GAIL (India) Ltd., is India's principal Natural Gas Company with activities ranging from Gas Transmission and Marketing to Processing (for fractionating LPG, Propane, SBP Solvent and Pentane); transmission of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG); production and marketing of Petrochemicals like HDPE and LLDPE and leasing bandwidth in Telecommunications. The Company has extended its presence in Power, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) re-gasification, City Gas Distribution and Exploration & Production through equity and joint venture participation. GAIL is one of the leading public enterprises with a consistently excellent financial track record. The Company recorded a Turnover of Rs. 56,569 crore and Profit After Tax of Rs. 3,039 crore in the year 2014-15. GAIL owns and operates a network of about 11,000 km of Natural Gas high pressure trunk pipeline with a capacity to carry 220 MMSCMD of natural gas across the country. GAIL, which is the first company in India to own and operate pipelines for LPG transmission, has a 2,038 km LPG pipeline network, 1,415 km of which connects the Western and Northern parts of India while 623 km of network is in the Southern part of the country. The LPG transmission system has a capacity to transport 3.8 MMTPA of LPG.
GAIL owns and operates a gas based integrated petrochemical plant at Pata, Uttar Pradesh with a capacity of producing 400,000 TPA of Ethylene and 446,000 TPA of Polymers i.e. HDPE and LLDPE. Capacity expansion of the plant to 900,000 TPA is under progress. GAIL has overseas presence in five countries. The Company has a wholly owned subsidiary, GAIL Global (USA) Inc. (GGUI) in USA. This US subsidiary has formed a JV with Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. to acquire stake in its Eagle Ford Shale acreage. GGUI has formed subsidiary, GAIL Global (USA) LNG LLC (GGULL) which has booked 2.3 MMTPA capacity in Dominion Cove Point LNG liquefaction project and also signed a Gas Sale and Purchase Agreement (GSPA) with WGL Midstream Inc. for procurement of corresponding volume of Natural Gas.
GAIL has another wholly-owned subsidiary company viz. GAIL Global (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. in Singapore for trading in LNG & Petrochemicals and for undertaking overseas investments.GAIL has executed a long-term LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement with Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC for purchase of 3.50 Million Tons per Annum (MMTPA) of LNG from Sabine Pass Liquefaction terminal project located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, USA. GAIL has also signed a long-term agreement with Gazprom marketing and Trading Singapore for supply of 2.5 MMTPA of LNG from Russia. Official Website
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