Stolt-Nielsen Gas invests in opportunities in LPG and LNG shipping and distribution. Our current investments include:
Avenir LNG Limited
Avenir LNG Limited is a Bermuda registered company established for the purpose of developing the small scale global LNG market by sourcing, shipping, storing and distributing LNG to the end customer in areas of stranded demand. Stolt-Nielsen is the largest shareholder of Avenir LNG Ltd with ownership of 45%. Golar LNG and Höegh LNG each hold a 22.5% share and 10% of the Company is held by institutional and private investors. All shareholding is listed on the Norwegian OTC market.
Avenir LNG also has an 80% share in Higas S.r.L, which is building an LNG terminal and distribution facility in the port of Oristano, Sardinia. Avenir will source and ship LNG to the terminal via its own small LNG carriers, and then distribute the natural gas to customers via and trucks and tank containers. The terminal is expected to be completed in early 2020.
Avance Gas is an owner operator of 14 modern VLGC LPG carriers that operate globally. Stolt-Nielsen owns just below 10% of the shares which are traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange.