This course will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the LNG industry. You will acquire insight into the strategic thinking when considering a project, assessing vital issues such as reserves, new technology, costs, shipping and storage. You will gain a in-depth update and outlook on world markets and prices and consider the challenges faced by the industry in the form of new sources of gas such as shale. You will be provided with a detailed knowledge of projects that are in operation, under construction and at the planning stage. Vital aspects such as LNG contracts, safety and risk and short-term trading will also be analysed.