Local Content

Local Content corresponds the portion or proportion of the value of the national production factors applied in the production of a particular good or provision of a given service.  

The special legal and contractual regime applicable to the Rovuma Basin Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Project defines the Local Content requirements to be observed by the oil companies operating there. For example, Decree-Law No. 2/2014 from 2nd December establishes in its Art 10, among other provisions, that there should be preference in the contracting of supply of goods and services to national companies, owned by Mozambican citizens or legal entities and/or held by Mozambican citizens. Visit our Policy and Legal Regime window to access this other relevant Decrees.