The Mizushima LNG regas terminal was inaugurated 16 January 2006 with the arrival of its first commissioning cargo from the North West Shelf project in Australia. Following a three month commissioning period full commercial operations commenced in April 2006. The terminal is located in Kurashiki City Okayama Prefecture. The terminal was a brownfield development constructed on the site of an existing refinery. Capacity was expanded at the terminal in April 2011.