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Associated Group

Founded in 1965 by Z. Z. Ahmed, AG has interests in the LNG and LPG industries in Pakistan, and is also involved in the media sector, high-quality design and construction, and philanthropy.

AG has been in the LPG sector since 1989 and is an industry pioneer and leader. Its LPG companies include Jamshoro Joint Venture Limited (JJVL), Lub Gas, and Mehran LPG. The company’s Pakistan GasPort Limited operates Pakistan’s first greenfield LNG import, regasification and storage facility at Port Qasim, near Karachi.

Its current chairman is Iqbal Z. Ahmed.

Pakistan GasPort | By the Numbers

785.85 BcF

RLNG Delivered

846,098 BTU

RLNG Energy Delivered to the National Grid


Operating Efficiency


Foreign-exchange savings from fuel substitution



Our Projects​

Apart from its LPG and LNG interests, the Associated Group is also involved in the media sector, philanthropy, and innovative design.

A wholly owned subsidiary of PGPL, PGPC owns and operates the 750mmscfd LNG import terminal at Port Qasim, Karachi.​


JJVL is Pakistan’s largest private-sector gas processor, with a real total processing capacity of 345mmscfd.​

Lub Gas

Founded in 1989, Lub Gas is Pakistan’s leading LPG marketing company with nationwide distribution and sales operations.​

Mehran LPG​

Founded in 1997, Mehran LPG is one of Pakistan’s premier LPG marketing companies, with a nationwide network of 142 distributors.​

Zohra and Z. Z. Ahmed Foundation​

The philanthropic arm of AG, which focuses on education, health, and community development projects, and the arts.​


AG Architectural Engineering and Design is a boutique firm specializing in high-quality design and construction innovations.​

Press Room​

SIFC Visits PGPC LNG Terminal

Senior SIFC representative visits PGPC LNG terminal and receives briefing on the terminal and its operational and safety standards.

Iqbal Z. Ahmed Calls for Deregulation of LPG Sector in New Policy

JJVL chairman pushes for fair market pricing to boost competition, investment.

PGPC Seeks LNG Purchase Agreement

Pakistan GasPort in discussions with suppliers to purchase LNG in bid to find cheaper fuel sources.

PGPC Seeks Pakistan’s First Spot LNG Cargo in Over a Year

GasPort evaluating interest for a cargo from sellers in Oman, the U.S., and the U.A.E.​

GasPort donates
Rs. 10 million for Flood Relief

AG’s donation to help fund relief work and provisions for flood-hit communities.

JJVL Adopts Two CARE Schools in Jamshoro

Schools will serve an additional 300 students in Sindh province.​