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Wednesday, January 8, 2020
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Maritime News

Rising Low-Sulphur Fuel Costs Begin to Bite Shipping Lines in Asia

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Although the 1 January switch to maximum 0.5% low-sulphur fuel for shipping appears to have passed without major

January 8, 2020
Total Views: 54

Monday, January 6, 2020
Houston Ship Channel
Maritime News

Tests Raise Alarms Over Fuel Blends Coming for Ocean-Going Vessels

HOUSTON (Reuters) – As a global clean-fuel mandate takes effect Jan. 1, testing companies examining newer, low-sulfur marine blends acquired in Antwerp,

January 6, 2020
Total Views: 37

Friday, November 29, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Fuel Market Calm Ahead of IMO 2020 Deadline

By John Kemp LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Fears about a shortage of diesel and other middle distillates stemming from new marine pollution regulations have

November 29, 2019
Total Views: 153

Friday, November 15, 2019
bunkering
Maritime News

Shell Traders Post $1 Billion Profit in Fuel Oil Market Ahead of IMO 2020

By Javier Blas and Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) –Royal Dutch Shell Plc has made $1 billion from trading fuel oil this year, making it one of the

November 15, 2019
Total Views: 92

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
bunkering
Maritime News

France Urges Tax on Ship and Airplane Fuel

By Leigh Thomas PARIS, Oct 15 (Reuters) – France wants the European Union to work on creating a tax on airplane and ship fuels as part of a push

October 16, 2019
Total Views: 21

Thursday, October 3, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Singapore Stockpiles Boatloads of 2020-Compliant Fuel

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Singapore stockpiles of low sulphur marine fuels held in floating storage are swelling ahead of a 2020

October 3, 2019
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
ship anchorage
Maritime News

New Low-Sulphur Marine Fuel Trade Begins in Singapore

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Sept 25 (Reuters) – S&P Global Platts on Wednesday reported the first physical cargo trade for low-sulphur fuel oil

September 25, 2019
Total Views: 59

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Asia’s Demand for Low-Sulphur Fuel Drives Hydrogen Gas Consumption

By Florence Tan and Shu Zhang SINGAPORE, Aug 27 (Reuters) – Asia’s hydrogen gas demand will rise as the region’s oil refineries use the gas

August 27, 2019
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Asia Refiners Test the Waters with Exports of IMO 2020-Compliant Fuel

By Jane Chung and Florence Tan SEOUL/SINGAPORE, July 16 (Reuters) – Refineries in Taiwan and South Korea are testing the market for fuels that meet new

July 16, 2019
Total Views: 15

Friday, June 28, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Singapore Suspends Bunker Craft License of Inter-Pacific Petroleum

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, June 28 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) has suspended the bunker craft operator licence of

June 28, 2019
Total Views: 7

Monday, June 17, 2019
Ships at anchor off Singapore.
Maritime News

Report: Shipowners Ready for IMO 2020, But Bunker Market Lags

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The bunker market is far from ready for the substantial switch in demand to low-sulphur fuel, when the IMO’s 0.5% cap

June 17, 2019
Total Views: 52

Wednesday, June 5, 2019
containership bunkering
Maritime News

Chevron Readying IMO-Compliant Shipping Fuel Sales

By Victoria Klesty OSLO, June 5 (Reuters) – Chevron plans to bring an IMO-compliant 0.5% sulphur shipping fuel blend to the market by the end of the

June 5, 2019
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Price of Bunker Fuel Surges Ahead of IMO 2020

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — Demand for the shipping industry’s main fuel is widely expected to collapse like never before in 2020, so it might come

April 23, 2019
Total Views: 10

Thursday, February 28, 2019
bunkering
Maritime News

Hellenic Petroleum Prepares for Tougher Global Marine Fuel Rules

ATHENS, Feb 28 (Reuters) – Hellenic Petroleum, Greece’s biggest oil refiner, said on Thursday that two of its three refineries are already

February 28, 2019
Total Views: 13

Monday, February 11, 2019
kairos world's largest LNG bunkering vessel
Maritime News

World’s Largest LNG Bunkering Vessel Christened in Hamburg

Germany-based LNG bunker supplier Nauticor has christened the world’s largest liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel Kairos during a ceremony last week in

February 11, 2019
Total Views: 123

Friday, January 25, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Ocean Bunkering Tops 2018 List of Singapore’s Largest Marine Fuel Suppliers

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Singapore-based Ocean Bunkering Services (OBS) Pte Ltd topped the 2018 list of largest marine fuel

January 25, 2019
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Singapore 2018 Bunker Volumes Dip, Outlook for this Year Uncertain

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 15 (Reuters) – Sales of marine fuels in Singapore, the world’s biggest ship fuelling port by volume, totalled

January 15, 2019
Total Views: 46

Friday, November 30, 2018
ship anchorage
Maritime News

Singapore to Ban ‘Wash Water’ Discharges from Open-Loop Scrubber Systems from 2020

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) will ban the discharge of “wash water”

November 30, 2018
Total Views: 27

Thursday, November 29, 2018
containership ship bunkering
Maritime News

Could Your Used Vegetable Oil Be Used to Power World Trade?

By Alex Longley (Bloomberg) — A Danish shipping company is planning to use waste vegetable oil to power its fleet, the latest in a list of fuel

November 29, 2018
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

Shipping Fears Engine Failures as Industry Switches to Low Sulphur Fuel

By Ellen Milligan (Bloomberg) — Add oil tankers breaking down at sea to the list of things shipping companies are worrying about as they brace

September 11, 2018
Total Views: 134
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