LNG markets have been heavily oversupplied in 2020 and the price outlook is weak heading towards the winter. The future supply and demand balance is shifting amid slowing project investment and evolving contractual models. As governments and industry leaders look to develop strategies toward decarbonisation, the LNG sector must adapt in the changing supply mix.

Get to grips with business-critical and in-depth market insights as ICIS in-house experts and thought leaders deliver the Global LNG Markets and Pricing training course, for the first time virtually this September. Gain access to the latest information that will provide a reliable foundation when making your analysis and creating business strategies.


  • Global LNG production: Short-term supply forecast and long-term investment challenges
  • Regional market dynamics: A closer look into market and trades in Asia, Middle East, Europe and Americas
  • A practical guide on LNG pricing: formula, and market-based pricing
  • Managing risk: the role of spot trade, hedging and cargo optimisation
  • LNG shipping dynamics: the evolution of the fleet and shipping companies, and practical insight on shipping costs and charter rates



  • Fully digital platform

All sessions will be accessed online from your computer or tablet, giving you the flexibility of taking the course at your chosen location and device.

  • Live and interactive sessions

Understanding the relevance of getting access to information real time, the course will be delivered live including interactive sessions providing you with a platform to engage with trainers and other delegates

  • Modular approach

The course will run over 3 days with a total of 9 hours of tuition time.

  • Timely and comprehensive agenda topics

The modules will cover discussions and the most relevant topics that will enable traders, distributors, decision-makers, analysts, and more to make intelligent and well-informed business decisions


Ed Cox, Editor – Global LNG

Ed Cox is Editor of ICIS’ LNG portfolio and manages a global editorial team across Europe, the Americas and Asia. He has over 15 years of experience within the energy and petrochemical markets, working within different departments of ICIS. Ed has focused on managing the growth of the company’s European gas and LNG content. He has recently supported the development of ICIS’ China editorial team and their coverage, and is a regular commentator for ICIS in the British and global media giving a view on how upstream pricing and fundamentals impact end-user markets.

Ed previously headed up the daily ICIS European gas report, ESGM, the industry’s benchmark report.

Ben Wetherall, Market Engagement Director, ICIS

Ben Wetherall is responsible for overseeing the company’s natural gas and LNG markets pricing benchmarks. He has contributed business-critical and sought-after insights by working closely with the LNG trading community to provide price reference points, and market intelligence which has supported the growth of trade. Ben has over a decade of extensive experience both in gas and LNG markets including but not limited to consultative and strategic projects where he provided commercial advice on upstream, pipeline and LNG projects in Europe, Russia and Asia.

Prior to joining ICIS, he worked as a country risk analyst and monitored over 10 elections in Europe and the CIS for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in the region.

Ruth Liao, Editor, LNG Americas

Ruth Liao is Americas editor for LNG at ICIS and responsible for price assessments, news coverage and analytics for North and South America. Her coverage can be found in LNG Markets Daily, Global LNG Markets and the LNG analytics platform LNG Edge. Ruth has been an editor with ICIS since 2011 and joined the LNG editorial team in 2012. She is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor of journalism and has worked at daily newspapers in Arizona and Oregon. She has most recently spoken at the North American Gas Forum in Washington, DC, the Houston 2025 and Beyond conference in Houston and the ICIS China LNG Supply/Demand and Investment Opportunities training in Shanghai.


Standard price: $1400

For group bookings of two or more, please contact us via icis.training@rbi.co.uk

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Monday @ 2pm – Global LNG Dynamics
Friday @ 10am – Euro Natural Gas Update


In-House Training

ICIS works alongside our clients to create bespoke training courses that mould our expertise and your specific needs. We will pinpoint the current expertise of your employees, areas for improvement, and your business goals, and develop a training course that will bring tangible benefits to your business.

Our custom training courses are delivered as interactive workshops, focusing on the products, concepts and issues that are most relevant and beneficial to you.

  • Flexibility – you determine the length and duration of the sessions
  • Interactive workshops with hands-on exercises, to reinforce key skills, techniques and concepts
  • Take-away the course materials, presentations and background information for future reference

To enquire about in-house training for this course please click here and a member of our team will get back to you.

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