Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 49

3-December-2007

MEES Agenda

Suez Canal Plays Growing Role In LNG Shipping

The Suez Canal already plays a key role in transporting LNG to market. But with the industry forecast to grow rapidly, the spot and short-term markets continuing to represent a higher percent of trade, and interconnectivity between Europe and North America in the Atlantic basin set to increase, it is expected to host a growing number of LNG vessels. Recognizing the growth in LNG...