WORLD LPG FORECAST AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE U.S. MERCHANT MARINE, 1978-1990

This study summarizes historical and current LPG trade and vessels operating worldwide. It also forecasts LPG trade required for the U.S. and other major markets through 1990. Using an economic model to assess the market for LPG ships, the study forecasts vessel requirements for U.S. LPG trade and prospects for building required vessels in the U.S.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Resource Planning Associates, Cambridge, Mass.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple, Barker and Sloane, Incorporated

    33 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA  United States  02173

    Resource Planning Associates

    44 Brattle
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02138

    Maritime Administration

    Office of Policy and Plans, Division of Marine Plans, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 1978-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 295 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00181800
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MA-GEN-370-78055
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM