Panama Canal studies to build a regasification plant


The Panama Canal Authority has the support of the United States Department of Commerce to build a regasification plant in the area. The movement of strategic importance can convert the country into a gas hub.

The intent of the Panama Canal Authority is to harness the increased traffic that will allow the expansion to improve the country’s energy supply.

Panama already has well-positioned Spanish energy companies could also get to take advantage of this infrastructure. Indeed, Gas Natural Fenosa has a presence in the country.


Ernesto Chong de León, Ernesto Emilio Chong Coronado