NGLStrategy’s long-term quarterly report provides a thorough data breakdown of propane & butane’s supply and demand by country and by major sector. The data is summarised in a concise PDF report highlighting major changes to the forecast from previous expectations.

Understanding what the future holds for both propane and butane is essential for decision makers within the market looking for investment opportunities or to know what will be driving the market in the future.
NGLStrategy’s long-term report provides a detailed breakdown of propane and butane supply/demand by sector and major country.
As the market is continually evolving, the quarterly update of not only the data behind the forecast, but the major changes summarised in a concise PDF report allows subscribers to keep abreast of developments.

  • Provides regular updates for the long-term outlook allowing you to stay abreast of new developments for LPG
  • Full annual breakdown of propane & butane supply/demand in Excel format for around 80 countries
  • Provides a global view of the LPG market in a detailed manner for individual sectors
  • Identifies key milestones for the LPG market.
  • Gain access to NGLS’s analysts and consultants for questions on the market
  • Covers a range of topics including global supply & demand, seaborne trade flows, pricing, petrochemicals and shipping.
  • Allows access to NGLStrategy’s online portal (subject to subscription level)

Supply & Demand

  • Review of previous forecasts/expectations
  • Gas plant and refinery supply by country and global view
  • Retail and petrochemical demand by country and global view
  • Focus on US & China supply/demand balance highlighting key sensitivities
  • Seaborne trade flows
  • Start-up timing and locations of new plants


  • Import flexibility in Asia and Europe for steam cracking
  • Steam cracker cost forecast for major regions (NW Europe, US Gulf and Far East).
  • Global propylene outlook with a focus on PDH propylene production and the role of China
  • PDH economics


  • Oil and natural gas price outlook
  • Pricing forecast for propane & butane


  • Two reports with over 60 slides combined in executive style: “Foundation Report” & “Extended Report”
  • Supplementary data is provided via email in Excel format
  • Access to NGLStrategy’s online portal for all data relating to the reports which can be downloaded in a number of formats (subject to subscription level)
  • Access to NGLStrategy’s analysts and consultants


  • Reports are published each quarter with market alerts sent within the quarter when appropriate
  • NGLStrategy’s experts are available at any time for further explanation/analysis