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Argus LNG Value Chain Training 2017

Day 1
The LNG value chain: Market dynamics

Session 1
  • Overview of LNG business 
  • Role of gas/LNG in global energy 
  • Supply and demand forecasts 
  • Characteristics of natural gas and LNG 
Session 2 
  • Exploration and production of natural gas 
  • Natural gas liquefaction include floating FLNG 
  • Storage and loading 
  • LNG shipping
Session 3 & 4 
  • LNG regasification terminals include floating storage and regasification units FSRU
  • An integrated LNG project 

Day 2
The LNG value chain: Marketing, procurement strategies and contract management
Session 5 
  • LNG marketing and trading 
  • Business case for utilisation of natural gas 
  • Cost consideration for import facilities 
  • Gas and LNG department – (HR perspective)
Session 6 
  • Procurement strategies 
  • Long- term sales purchase agreements (SPAs) vs master sales purchase agreements (MSPs)
  • Key terms and conditions 
  • Pricing terms
Session 7 
  • Market intelligence 
  • Contract strategy 
  • Contract management

Day 3
The LNG value chain: Practical Session Studies 
Session 8: Development of a procurement plan for LNG as fuel for power generation approach 
  • Market assessment – leading to preparedness to import 
  • Procurement plan presentation
Session 9: TBC