The JV comes about six months after Golar and Schlumberger said they signed a memorandum of understanding.
Transaction levels for all cargoes were concluded above $6 per million British thermal units, Reuters reported.
A subsidiary of the San Ramon, Calif.-based company signed an agreement with a JOVO subsidiary for the delivery of up to 0.5 million metric tons per annum of LNG over five years.
U.S., Australia to rule global LNG export market in the next decade, EIA conference panel says.
After the shutdown on July 1, Chevron initially said production would restart in the "coming week." The plant has exported just two cargoes since its launch in March.
The plant, which started-up in February and has exported 18 cargoes to date, can produce around 4.5 million tonnes of LNG per year from its one existing production line, known as train 1.
All necessary consents and approvals must be completed; financing must be obtained; and a final investment decision must be reached, among other conditions, Sempra said.
Reuters reported that Japan, Europe, South Korea, China and India, which together account for about 80% of the world's total LNG imports, have jointly called for relaxing or abolishing the destination clauses.
In its statement on July 12, the group of project participants said they could not confirm when the decision would be made, Reuters reported.
By 2017, a combination of exports to Mexico and LNG shipments could help gas producers with natural gas to spare.
Gorgon had stored LNG and was still able to export its second ever cargo on July 3 aboard the Marib Spirit tanker, but there have been no exports since, Reuters reported.
Gail India has launched a tender to buy six LNG cargoes for delivery in 2017, according to trade sources, Reuters reported.