Gas Carriers (LNG/LPG/Ethylene) is the fastest expanding shipping segment at the moment. At least a lot of companies is betting it will be in the future,
Knutsen OAS take delivery of a new LNG Carrier:
She will be on long term charter to Enel Corp. to carry US LNG to world markets.
COSCO has ordered three LNG Carriers from a Chinese yard:
Whether these will show up in Corpus Christi as well is not mentioned.
More icebreaking LNG carriers are required by Russia for the expansion of Yamal LNG production. S.Korean yards are hoping to win these orders: