From the summer’s carbon dioxide (CO2) shortages in Europe and Mexico, to a tightening helium market once again and of course the mega-merger of equals of Praxair and Linde reaching fever pitch, the last 12 months have provided more talking points than ever before. That’s without even mentioning hydrogen and the growing momentum for the much-awaited Hydrogen Economy.

With our determined focus on driving content to a new level for the gases community, gasworld has strived to have every nuance of this incredible year of content covered across its print, digital and events platforms. We’ve delivered news, views, insight and intelligence of all of these major talking points and much more besides – and as well as being your focal point every step of the way, we’re also crowning this defining year with our first ever Yearbook. Here, over the coming pages, we provide you with the best of that 2018 content.