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World LNG Market Forecast - Forecasts to 2017

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Dublin - Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njttrn/world_lng_market) has announced the addition of the "World LNG Market Forecast - Forecasts to 2017" report to their offering.

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World LNG Market Forecast, analyses the market through to 2017. Now in its eighth edition the report forecasts that global Capex on LNG facilities will total nearly $228bn for the 2013-2017 period, an increase of 109% over the preceding five years.

The report covers capital expenditure on base-load onshore and offshore fixed LNG liquefaction, LNG transport by LNG carriers and LNG regasification via onshore and offshore fixed import terminals.

The market:

The LNG industry is ever-evolving, impacted by macroeconomic fundamentals and technology evolution. A strong recovery in the LNG business is now underway, following the 2008 financial crash, driven by a growing demand for natural gas.

Activity in the forecast period 2013-2017 is underpinned by huge financial commitments to both liquefaction projects and gas imports. The liquefaction developments will drive expenditure, with Australasia and North America playing a fundamental role in bringing new supply into the international market over the period to 2017.

Key themes:

The report details LNG trends by region and facility type, supported by analysis and insight from strategy teams within shipping companies, contractors, shipbuilders, oil & gas operators, gas utilities and financial institutions. Essential reading for companies associated with the LNG industry and potential entrants, the report focuses on:

  • An overview of the industry - the LNG chain, major players, contracting practices, spot cargoes and pricing.
  • Supply & demand - outlook, pricing, applications, regional gas & LNG markets and unconventional gas: threat or a feedstock for LNG.
  • Supply chain and contractors - EPC contractor market share analysis, construction, liquefaction technology market and regasification.
  • Transportation - LNG carriers, their design and containment systems & propulsion; plus a review of shipyards.
  • Offshore LNG - receiving & liquefaction terminals and regasification.


Key Topics Covered: 

1 Summary and Conclusions 

2 The LNG Industry 

3 LNG Demand and Supply

4 Supply Chain and Contractors

5 LNG Transportation

6 LNG Transportation

7 Market Forecast

8 Appendix 

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njttrn/world_lng_market


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