Africa is no stranger to LNG – Algeria was the first country to export LNG in 1964. Over the last few decades, LNG plants have emerged in Libya, Nigeria, Egypt, Angola and Equatorial Guinea. While North and West Africa will remain important contributors to the LNG trade, East Africa is now set to occupy a prime place in the global LNG market. Members of SDG’s energy team, Girish Shirodkar and Hitanshu Gandhi, look at the bumpy road ahead for LNG in Africa in this article appearing in LNG Industry magazine.