Data-rich analysis provides insight in the North American NGL markets with regional and national perspective on ethane, propane, butanes and pentane
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In a world where lower carbon fuels and chemical feedstocks are growth sectors for hydrocarbon liquids, the rapid transition of the North American NGL market into the world's largest supplier has put new focus on this region.
Our NGL Service is an essential resource that provides the most granular analysis and commercial insight into the North American NGL market. Understand the latest trends, identify growth opportunities, and make informed investment decisions with detailed supply forecasts, demand analysis and market perspectives on ethane, propane, butanes and pentane+ integrated with Wood Mackenzie's oil, gas and chemicals views.
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NGL Service provides a comprehensive view of the dynamics of the North American NGL market and how it integrates with the global picture. The NGL view is integrated with our upstream and chemicals research, and the service analyses key US basins that drive supply, demand growth by region and sector, and product movements and constraints within the US that influence market prices.
NGL Service is a must-have resource for producers, investors and consumers – from integrated oil & gas to E&Ps and financial institutions – requiring in-depth analysis on a regional and national perspective on ethane, propane, butanes and pentane+.
Driven from our integrated energy and petrochemicals research, NGL Service offers detailed production outlooks that consider gas supply forecast and feedstock demand in the petrochemicals sector.
Supply, demand and price long-term forecasts
Infrastructure data on processing, pipelines, fractionation, storage and terminals
Insight reports addressing key issues impacting the NGL markets
Covers 5 U.S. and 2 Canadian regions, plus 220+ drilling plays
National and regional supply/demand balances, and play-level supply analysis
Access to expert analysts and customer forums
Individual assessments of ethane, propane, butanes, and pentanes
years supply and demand price forecasts
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Assess projected exports by mode, component and region for the North America market
Evaluate ethane supply scenarios for ethylene capacity planning
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COVID lockdowns, the ongoing war in Ukraine, and economic slowdown have all contributed to changes in the NGL market fundamentals last year. Their impacts continue into 2023 which along with emerging macroeconomic factors and the shift in corporate focus will shape the US NGL market this year. In this insight, we focus of four big trends to watch for this year - 1. COVID lockdowns currently weigh down on propane prices, but China PDH startups will increase propane export demand and improve prices 2. Ethane price increase expected in 2023 due to favorable, albeit low ethylene production margins driving more recovery 3. Additional Permian processing capacity will be announced to support growth 4. NGL fractionation volumes getting routed from Midwest to Gulf Coast could impact hub differentials