ICIS at the 4th LNG Shipping Forum 2014

Ben Wetherall, ICIS Head of Gas, will speak at the event to talk about the changes in LNG pricing structures

Event date: 24-25 September 2014

Event venue: Copthorne Tara Hotel, London

ICIS is pleased to support the 4th LNG Shipping Forum as a sponsor and media partner.

Ben Wetherall, ICIS Head of Gas, is speaking at the event, giving an in-depth look into the recent LNG market developments, pricing and supply and demand outlook:

  • LNG market developments and its impact on spot and short-term pricing
  • Analysis of the supply and demand fundamentals (global trade flows)
  • How LNG trading dynamics affect the pricing landscape out to 2020

The 4th LNG Shipping Forum gathers all key industry experts to discuss current and anticipated developments across the LNG markets and the impact on strategic and technical aspects of LNG shipping. Click here to find out more about the event.

About ICIS

ICIS is the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and fertilizer divisions. Our aim is to give companies in global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering trusted pricing data, high-value news, analysis and independent consulting, enabling our customers to make better-informed trading and planning decisions. We have more than 30 years' experience in providing pricing information, news, analysis and consulting to buyers, sellers and analysts.

With a global staff of more than 800, ICIS has employees based in HoustonWashingtonNew YorkLondon, Montpellier,Dusseldorf, Karlsruhe, MilanMumbaiSingaporeGuangzhouBeijingShanghai, Yantai, Tokyo and Perth. ICIS is a division of Reed Business Information, part of Reed Elsevier Plc.

About Reed Business Information

At Reed Business Information we provide information and online data services to business professionals worldwide.  Customers have access to our high-value industry data, analytics, information and tools. Our strong global brands hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day.  RBI is part of Reed Elsevier, a leading global provider of data, information and solutions for professional customers.

LNG prices, indices, news and market analysis


ICIS is a trusted provider of independent pricing information and expert analysis for the global LNG markets.

We offer vital LNG information, through our daily and weekly reports, to support your trading decisions.  

  • Spot DES price assessments for 22 key cargo destinations
  • FOB price assessments for 8 LNG-producing regions
  • East Asia Index (EAX) – a reliable price point reference for East Asia 
  • Indices for other trading regions – South America, Mediterranean, Northwest Europe and Iberia
  • LNG shipping information – charter rates, vessel availability, shipping costs and tanker movements
  • Daily news and information on the latest bids, tenders, negotiations and confirmed deals
  • Weekly round-up of spot market and trading activity focusing on the key factors driving prices
  • Expert analysis on short, mid- and long-term LNG industry trends and contract pricing