LNG and LPG

Gain a complete view of the LNG and LPG spot freight markets via the Baltic Exchange.  This growing service now covers six routes and are assessed by a panel of independent shipbrokers.

Click here to explore an interactive map of all our routes and to read the individual route descriptions.

  • LPG data available since 2002
  • LNG (marine fuel) assessments launched 2019
  • LNG(g) (LNG fuel) assessments launched 2021
  • $/day & $/ton assessments
  • Based on assessments by leading shipbrokers

LNG

BLNG1/(g)  Australia to Japan RV 160,000 cbm
     
BLNG2/(g)  US Gulf to Continent RV 160,000 cbm
     
BLNG3/(g)  US Gulf to Japan RV 160,000 cbm   

LPG

BLPG1 Middle East Gulf to Japan

BLGP2 US Gulf to Continent (Trial)

BLGP3 US Gulf to Japan (Trial)

OPEX

A quarterly index tracking the daily vessel operating costs for LNG and LPG vessels.

The Baltic Operating Costs Index – Gas (GOPEX) is calculated using crewing, technical and insurance costs. Published quarterly, the assessment is based on assessments by leading third party ship managers.

A five-year old dry dock cost, amortised over five years, is published separately.

GOPEX

Track vessel operational costs with our quarterly assessments

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