An overview of the key aspects of the global LNG value chain, from the importance of LNG in the global natural gas business to the infrastructure, pricing and risk management of LNG trading. This course is designed for new starters and those involved with the global LNG business.
A detailed look at the different types of LNG market and the pricing drivers around the different formulae. An understanding of the risks involved in LNG long and short term trading and the management of these risks. This course is of a more advanced nature and hence more specialised to those involved in trading and marketing LNG.
A detailed look at the types of LNG contract covering Sales and Purchase agreements, Terminal Access Agreements and Ship Chartering. The sessions will also contain details on issuing and responding to tenders. This course is of a more advanced nature and hence more specialised to those involved in trading and marketing LNG.
A look at the current trade flows of LNG and the potential to optimise LNG Sale and Purchase, Shipping and Terminal contracts. The course incorporates a look at how to hedge existing trades and secure margin in the optimisation of contracts through the various traded markets.
A specialised course looking at the role of LNG in European natural gas markets and the marketing of LNG to these markets. The course will cover the unique nature of unbundled infrastructure and the gas to gas trading hubs in the sale of LNG to Europe. While European focused, this course will be useful to all LNG traders, especially given the current over-supply status and the possibility of using Europe as the back fill market for excess LNG.
Course details to be finalised but looking to cover the project management process with a focus on FSRU installations.
Course details to be finalised but designed to take participants through all of the commercial, technical, operative, legislative and legal issues affecting the marine transportation of LNG from export to import terminal.