Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Overview

The liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets continue to experience a change in dynamics as a result of increased global demand, making it more important than ever to have access to expert market insights.

ICIS network of expert editors and reporters, based across Asia, USA and Europe, ensures you are provided with a truly global picture when it comes to the latest LNG news and market developments.  Our LNG coverage provides you with a level of daily LNG price transparency, analysis and market detail unmatched by any other information provider.  Our reports and LNG online news give you all the trading, shipping and contract information you need to understand this complex and rapidly evolving global market

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Active Documents

Global LNG Markets Methodology – 12 May 2016


Global LNG Markets (GLM) contains a selection of key independent price assessments and indices for global spot LNG markets and charter rates. The original assessments are published in sister publication LNG Markets Daily (LMD). Data points only published in GLM include assessments of Asian and European long-term contracts, long-term charter rates, global shipping costs and netbacks, […]

European Spot Gas Markets Methodology (ESGM) – 22 March 2017


European Spot Gas Markets (ESGM) contains independent price assessments and indices for mature and emerging gas markets, as well as in-depth analysis on price drivers, authoritative commentary on each day’s trading activity and daily news. Coverage for some markets stretches back as far as 1994 and a comprehensive price history database is available for this […]

LNG Markets Daily Methodology – 22 March 2017


LNG Markets Daily (LMD) is focused on global spot trade and provides the widest range of spot price assessments available in this market. The report contains DES, FOB, reload and charter assessments for global trade daily. The news and market commentary in LMD provide the most detailed and relevant market intelligence available for LNG trade. ICIS […]

Mexico Energy Report Methodology – 6 July 2017


This is the ICIS Mexico Energy Report methodology. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions of this methodology can be found under Archived Documents. To find out more, please see: MER Methodology – 6 July 2017

LNG Markets Daily Methodology Consultation – 4 September 2017


Background ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its pricing methodologies. Consultation paper GMC36/17 is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the publication LNG Markets Daily (LMD). The consultation asked both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS LMD methodology and questions addressing specific LNG market issues. […]

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