Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 45

6-Nov-2006

MEES Agenda

Financing LNG Vs Pipelines: A Lenders Perspective

With gas demand forecast to grow, both supply routes to the market LNG and pipelines are seeing increasing investment. MEES gives a lenders view on the two types of delivery, based on excerpts from a presentation by BNP Paribas Regional Head of Project Finance, Christophe Mariot, at the LNG Finance Summit in Doha on 12 September.

Global gas consumption is forecast to rise strongly...