imo 2020


Monday, October 28, 2019
laden oil tanker
Maritime News

Russia Considering Postponing Adoption of IMO 2020 Fuel Rules

By Evgenia Pismennaya, Dina Khrennikova and Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) –Russia, one of the largest producers of the world’s favorite ship fuel, may delay

October 28, 2019
Total Views: 19

Friday, October 25, 2019
ship anchorage
Maritime News

Floating Storage of 2020-Compliant Fuel Builds Off Singapore

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Stockpiles of low-sulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and

October 25, 2019
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Shippers Shine Torch in Every Corner as Pressure to Cut Carbon Grows

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney LONDON, Oct 23 (Reuters) – From higher-quality paint to state-of-the-art propellers: shipping companies are looking in

October 23, 2019
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Gard Highlights ‘Teething Problems’ Associated with Exhaust Gas Scrubbers

Ship owners and operators who have opted to retrofit their vessels with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems, aka scrubbers, to comply with the upcoming IMO 2020 low

October 22, 2019
Total Views: 46

Monday, October 21, 2019
IMO greenhouse gas emissions
Maritime News

Going Overboard? IMO 2020 Seen Shifting Pollution from Air to Sea

By Noah Browning LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – New global rules forcing ships to reduce air pollution by using cleaner fuels will see more sulfur and

October 21, 2019
Total Views: 22

Friday, October 18, 2019
oil refinery
Maritime News

PetroChina Unit Secures 4 Million Tonnes of VLSFO

ZHOUSHAN, China, Oct 18 (Reuters) – China Marine Bunker, known as Chimbusco, says it has secured at least 4 million tonnes of very low-sulphur fuel oil

October 18, 2019
Total Views: 11

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Maritime News

Tramp Shippers Seen Most Challenged by IMO 2020

By Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Shipping companies running itinerant merchant vessels known as tramps are concerned about sourcing fuel to

October 18, 2019
Total Views: 22

Thursday, October 17, 2019
singapore
Maritime News

Singapore’s Floating Storage Flotilla Grows Ahead of IMO 2020

(Bloomberg) –More than 30 oil tankers have anchored in the Malacca Strait off Singapore and Malaysia, according to Kpler, as traders stockpile fuel ahead

October 17, 2019
Total Views: 42

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: 7

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
tankers at anchor
Maritime News

Ships Set to Burn Raw Crude Oil to Beat New Clean Fuel Rules

By Jack Wittels and Alex Longley (Bloomberg) –For almost three years, the oil industry has been puzzling over how to supply merchant ships with fuel that

September 25, 2019
Total Views: 77

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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: 47

Monday, September 23, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Governments Told to Ensure Compliance with IMO 2020

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The implementation of the IMO 2020 0.5% sulphur cap on shipping from 1 January next year is “a challenge and an

September 23, 2019
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
container ship
Maritime News

Failure to Recoup Higher Low Sulphur Fuel Costs Could See Container Lines Blanking More Sailings

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – With IMO 2020 0.5% sulphur cap on marine fuel just over 100 days from becoming law a leading shipping analyst has warned

September 17, 2019
Total Views: 15

Thursday, September 12, 2019
container ship
Maritime News

Shipping Fears Low Sulphur Fuel Switch Could Lead to Accidents

By Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –The global shipping industry is about to undergo one of the biggest changes in its recent history with concerns lingering

September 12, 2019
Total Views: 41

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
oil refinery
Maritime News

Oil Refining Executive Sees European Plants Halting After IMO 2020

By Saket Sundria and Bill Lehane (Bloomberg) –Multiple oil refineries in Europe will be too unprofitable to continue trading once the industry has dealt

September 11, 2019
Total Views: 13

Monday, September 9, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

IMO 2020: Dirty Fuel Oil Down but Not Out

By Koustav Samanta SINGAPORE, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Asia’s spot premium for 380-centistoke (cst) high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) is expected to ease

September 9, 2019
Total Views: 23

Thursday, September 5, 2019
madrid maersk triple-e
Maritime News

Maersk Signs Deal to Produce IMO 2020-Compliant Bunker Fuel at Port of Rotterdam

Maersk has signed a deal for the production of IMO 2020-compliant bunker fuel at the Port of Rotterdam that will cover 5-10% of the shipping giant’s annual

September 5, 2019
Total Views: 38

Monday, September 2, 2019
bulk ship
Maritime News

IMO 2020 Starting to Drive Up Bulk Shipping Costs

By Bill Lehane and Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –The cost of shipping commodities by sea surged to the highest in almost nine years as vessel owners start

September 2, 2019
Total Views: 48

Thursday, August 29, 2019
Maritime News

Platts to Start LNG Bunker Pricing Assessments Ahead of IMO 2020

By Jessica Jaganathan SINGAPORE, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Price reporting agency S&P Global Platts plans to launch its first assessments for prices of

August 29, 2019
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, August 28, 2019
cargo ship
Maritime News

Scrubber Retrofitting Driving Spike in the Charter Market

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Ocean carriers are biting the bullet and agreeing charters for significantly higher daily rates as markets tighten ahead

August 28, 2019
Total Views: 5