imo 2020


Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Maritime News

VLSFO Sales See Dramatic Rise in Rotterdam

Low sulphur fuel is proving to be ‘extremely popular in Rotterdam, Europe’s largest bunkering hub, with more half of all November bunker sales attributable

December 10, 2019
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Friday, December 6, 2019
tankers at anchor
Maritime News

Asian Oil Refiners’ Profits Grow on IMO 2020 Demand

By Koustav Samanta and Jane Chung SINGAPORE/SEOUL, Dec 6 (Reuters) – Asia’s oil refiners are starting to see a surge in demand for cleaner fuels

December 6, 2019
Total Views: 8

Thursday, December 5, 2019
IMO greenhouse gas emissions
Maritime News

Interview: Castrol’s Gianluca Marucci Talks IMO 2020

Interview by Mike Schuler – Gianluca Marucci is Global Director of Technical Services at Castrol, a leading global supplier of marine lubricants. With

December 5, 2019
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tanker at sea
Maritime News

Tankers Running on Fumes as Shipping Fuel Switch Causes Delays

By Julia Payne and Roslan Khasawneh LONDON/SINGAPORE, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Disruption to shipping from the long-anticipated switch to more environmentally

December 5, 2019
Total Views: 8

Monday, December 2, 2019
Maritime News

Carriers Must Train Crews for IMO 2020 or Risk Criminality, Warns Seafarer Union

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – Seafarer representatives are increasingly worried that the forthcoming IMO 2020 low-sulphur regulations could result

December 2, 2019
Total Views: 27

Friday, November 29, 2019
bunkering operations
Maritime News

Ships Stuck Waiting for Fuel in Singapore Ahead of Low Sulphur Switch

By Ann Koh and Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) — Ship owners are waiting longer and paying more to refuel at the Asian hub of Singapore as the industry

November 29, 2019
Total Views: 34

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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: 108

Monday, November 25, 2019
containership bunkering
Maritime News

KPI Bridge Oil Says Sales of 2020-Compliant Fuels Exceeds HSFO

Global bunker trader KPI Bridge Oil has reported that its sales of 2020-compliant fuels has exceeded the sale of high sulphur fuel oils for the first time. The

November 25, 2019
Total Views: 14

ships at anchor
Maritime News

Shipping’s New Fuel Rules Pummel Asian Refinery Profits

By Clyde Russell LAUNCESTON, Australia, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Profits at Asian refineries are being buffeted by a combination of factors, chief among them

November 25, 2019
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
tankers at anchor
Maritime News

Low Sulphur Fuel Shortages to Detour Vessels in 2020, Panel Says

HOUSTON, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Shortages of low-sulfur fuel oil could appear at some ports in Africa, South America and Southeast Asia next year, but most

November 20, 2019
Total Views: 30

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Maritime News

Refiners Across the Globe Increase Output of 2020-Compliant Ship Fuel

Nov 20 (Reuters) – Global oil refiners have upgraded processing units and adjusted operations to raise output of low-sulfur residual fuels and marine

November 20, 2019
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
bulk carrier ship
Maritime News

Dry Bulk Ships Struggling to Obtain 2020-Compliant Fuel

(Bloomberg) –Ships hauling everything from iron ore to coal and grains are struggling to obtain the fuels they need to test them in time for the start of

November 19, 2019
Total Views: 84

Monday, November 18, 2019
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Maritime News

Malaysia Bans Open-Loop Scrubbers

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Malaysia has prohibited the use of open-loop scrubbers by ships plying Malaysian waters, as Southeast Asia’s

November 18, 2019
Total Views: 24

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: 60

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
tankers at anchor
Maritime News

China’s Sinopec Plans 100-Barge Fleet to Ship 2020-Compliant Fuel -Source

By Chen Aizhu SINGAPORE, Nov 13 (Reuters) – China’s Sinopec Corp plans to build a fleet of 100 barges over the next three years to supply marine

November 13, 2019
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
containership ship bunkering
Maritime News

Peninsula Plans to Double IMO-Compliant Fuel Sales by Year-End

LONDON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Marine fuel supplier Peninsula Petroleum said on Tuesday it plans to double deliveries of very low-sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) to

November 12, 2019
Total Views: 7

euronav
Maritime News

Euronav Picks Malaysia Port for Low Sulphur Fuel Hub

By Roslan Khasawneh KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Belgian tanker operator Euronav signed a service agreement on Tuesday making Malaysia’s Linggi

November 12, 2019
Total Views: 41

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
ships at anchor
Maritime News

Saudi Oil Pricing Shows IMO 2020 Demand Lift for Light Crude

By Sharon Cho – (Bloomberg) –Saudi Arabia has priced its lighter crude at the widest premium to heavier oil in almost two years as new rules

November 5, 2019
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
euronav
Maritime News

Top Tanker Operator Euronav Readies Fleet for IMO 2020

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Leading Belgian tanker operator Euronav expects to complete preparations on its fleet in coming weeks ahead

October 29, 2019
Total Views: 8

container ship at sea
Maritime News

Shipping Companies, Retailers Look to Develop Cleaner Marine Biofuel

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Top shipping, retail and transport companies are looking to develop an alternative marine fuel which aims to

October 29, 2019
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