Lng Bunkering Industry Statistics

Lng bunkering industry statistics show a steady growth in the number of LNG bunkering vessels worldwide alongside an increase in LNG bunkering infrastructure and operations.

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"Europe dominated the global LNG bunkering market in 2016, with a market share of 52.5%."

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"The market in Asia Pacific was the second-largest market in 2016, accounting for a market share of 4.9%."

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"88% of LNG bunkering takes place in Europe and Asia."

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"As of 2020, 175 LNG-fueled ships are in operation globally."

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"By 2030, the LNG bunkering market is projected to reach 22 million tonnes annually."

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"By 2020, the LNG bunkering fleet consisted of 24 active vessels globally."

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"As of 2019, there were 154 confirmed LNG bunkering infrastructure projects globally."

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"As of 2020, Japan had the largest number of LNG bunkering vessels."

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"Global LNG bunkering demand is expected to surpass 30 mtpa (million tonnes per annum) by 2025."

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"As of 2020, Norway has the largest share of LNG-fuelled fleet."

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"Europe remained the largest demand center for LNG as a marine fuel in 2020, with a demand of 1.94 million tonnes."

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"There are currently more than 180 LNG-powered vessels in operation and more than 200 on order."

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"Port of Rotterdam, Europe's largest seaport, plans to increase its total share of LNG bunkering to about 30% by 2030."

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"62% of the LNG bunkering vessels operating worldwide are deployed in North West Europe."

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"LNG accounts for only about 12% of the bunker demand in the port of Singapore, Asia's largest maritime refueling hub."

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"By the end of 2020, six LNG bunkering vessels were operating in Asia."

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"As of 2019, there were 13 operational LNG bunker vessels globally."

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