About Us

Shell LNG Marketing and Trading is the face to customers for Shell’s global LNG business. Being one of the largest portfolio players, and building on 50 years in the LNG industry, it is one of the most experienced in delivering cleaner energy globally through managing the purchase and sale of LNG from Shell, its partners and third parties.

With access to over 40 million tonnes of regasification capacity, 13 liquefaction plants and sourcing third-party LNG, Shell’s global LNG trading capability delivers hundreds of LNG cargoes to over 25 countries every year. To meet customer needs, Shell operates nearly 100 LNG carriers, representing about 20% of the global LNG shipping, making Shell one of the largest LNG shipping operators.

All this activity comes together through a global trading business, the key trading hubs are in Singapore and Dubai with regional offices in London, The Hague, Houston, Lima, Rio de Janeiro and Mexico City.

LNG for transport

We are also investing in the marine and heavy-duty road transport sector to provide customers with LNG as a cost-competitive and cleaner burning transport fuel.

We believe that natural gas could form a bigger part of the transport energy mix as a lower-carbon fuel. To find out more please click here: 

Natural gas as fuel for trucks and ships


Liquefied natural gas (LNG)

We cool natural gas to make a liquid, shrinking its volume 600 times for easy shipping to distant markets.

Shell LNG Outlook 2022

The global trade in liquefied natural gas (LNG) increased to 380 million tonnes during 2021 as many countries rebounded from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Shell’s latest annual LNG Outlook.

Natural Gas: providing more and cleaner energy

This publication explains the critical role natural gas will play in the energy transition - in electricity generation, industry, the built environment and transport.