This free market analysis article provides a detailed analysis of the cyclical LNG shipping market and takes a look at the intense delivery schedule for new vessels from now until 2015 – activity that will expand the current fleet by 25%.
The detailed article examines the reality behind the headlines including the companies adding capacity, where ships will be built and by whom, and how vessel utilisation and charter rates will be affected. You will gain insight into the risks and outlook, as well as understanding where supply and demand will come from to take up the new shipping capacity.
Ludovic studied Economics at the University of Bristol before completing a postgraduate course in journalism at the University of London. He went on to work in the commercial world of gas with GDF SUEZ, before moving to ICIS as a Senior Reporter for the LNG team, where he specialised in LNG shipping. Ludovic is now deputy editor of the ICIS Global LNG Markets report.
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