Houston-based Enterprise Products Partners LP recently announced that the first cargo of ethane to be exported from its Morgan’s Point, Texas, terminal has been loaded. The M/V JS INEOS Intrepid, loaded with around 265,000 barrels (bbl) of ethane, set sail from the facility on Sept. 1 en route to INEOS’s Rafnes facility in Norway.

The Morgan’s Point ethane export facility, which is the largest of its kind in the world, has a design loading capacity of 10,000 bbl per hour, according to Enterprise Products.