Mozambique gas discovery brings boom to backwaters

Story highlightsMozambique's economy is being transformed by natural gas finds off the coastLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG) is projected to add $39 billion to the Mozambican economy over the next 20 yearsThe natural gas industry will help create over 700 000 jobs by 2035Pemba town is changing as a result of money coming from the country's natural resourcesCNN Marketplace Africa covers the macro trends impacting the region and also focuses on the continent's key industries and corporations.

As boats bob just outside the port terminal dedicated to oil and gas companies, commercial divers check the welds and make sure the barges are ship shape.

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