Editorial

Marine fuel to become a significant source of demand for LNG

Watch the video below to discover what's driving demand for LNG as a bunker fuel

LNG bunkers are scaling up to meet demand from the big three shipping sectors – containers, dry bulk and tankers. Andrew Buckland, Principal Analyst, LNG Shipping, talks through the reasons behind this and why LNG as a bunker fuel will begin to provide a significant new source of demand for LNG.

With stricter emissions standards for ships coming in 2020, there is an opportunity for LNG to take a larger share of the bunker market. This short video includes a chart showing LNG ship orders, deliveries and orderbooks from 2000 to 2021. Discover which niche sector has placed an order for 27 LNG-powered vessels in the last three years and which of the three big sectors is lagging behind in term of concrete orders. Watch the video now.

This video is part of our Gastech 2018 series. We're proud to be the official knowledge partner for Gastech, one of the world’s largest gas, LNG and energy conferences.