Wednesday, January 8, 2020
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Maritime News

Oil Shippers Raise Offers for Middle East Route on Gulf Risk

By Serene Cheong, Sharon Cho and Ann Koh (Bloomberg) –Owners of oil tankers are boosting their rates to haul crude on a key route from the Middle East as

January 8, 2020
Total Views: 15

Sunday, January 5, 2020
Maritime News

Britain’s Royal Navy to Escort UK-Flagged Ships Through Strait of Hormuz

LONDON, Jan 4 (Reuters) – Britain’s navy will accompany UK-flagged ships through the Strait of Hormuz to provide protection after the U.S. killing

January 5, 2020
Total Views: 33

Monday, December 30, 2019
Maritime News

Iran Says It Seized Fuel Tanker Near Strait of Hormuz

By Yasna Haghdoost (Bloomberg) –Iran has detained a ship carrying smuggled fuel near the entrance to the Strait of Hormuz, state-run Islamic Republic

December 30, 2019
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Maritime News

Teekay’s Icebreaking LNG Carriers No Longer Considered ‘Blocked’ Under U.S. Sanctions

The joint venture operating icebreaking LNG carriers for Yamal LNG have been exempted from U.S. sanctions against COSCO tanker units, Russian natural gas

October 22, 2019
Total Views: 82

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
cosco tanker
Maritime News

U.S. ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Chinese Tankers Going Dark

By Timothy Gardner and Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON, Oct 16 (Reuters) – The White House is warning Chinese shipping companies against turning off their

October 16, 2019
Total Views: 40

Monday, October 14, 2019
oil tanker
Maritime News

Geopolitical Risks Send Supertanker Rates to Record Levels

By Olivia Konotey-Ahulu and Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –Nothing right now is stopping a surge in oil tanker rates that’s given owners of the vessels

October 14, 2019
Total Views: 27

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Maritime News

Oil Tanker Rates Roar to New Records as Geopolitical Risks Swirl

By Olivia Konotey-Ahulu and Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –Nothing right now is stopping a surge in oil tanker rates that’s given owners of the vessels

October 14, 2019
Total Views: 49

Sunday, October 13, 2019
oil tanker loading
Maritime News

Supertankers See Another Windfall with Attack on Iranian Ship

By Brian Wingfield and Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –Supertankers hauling oil on some of the world’s longest trade trade routes had already been

October 13, 2019
Total Views: 48

Maritime News

Targeted Iranian Tanker Plugged as it Heads for Gulf, Iran Says

DUBAI, Oct 12 (Reuters) – Leakage of cargo from an Iranian-owned oil tanker apparently hit by missiles in Red Sea waters off Saudi Arabia has been

October 13, 2019
Total Views: 24

Friday, October 11, 2019
The Iranian-owned Sabiti oil tanker is seen sailing in the Red Sea
Maritime News

Iranian Tanker Reportedly Hit by Missiles Off Saudi Coast, Iran Media Reports

By Parisa Hafezi and Sylvia Westall DUBAI, Oct 11 (Reuters) – An Iranian-owned oil tanker was struck, probably by missiles, in the Red Sea off Saudi

October 11, 2019
Total Views: 10

Saturday, September 28, 2019
Stena Impero

Stena Impero Docks In Dubai After Detention By Iran

by Anna Ringstrom (Reuters) A British-flagged tanker that was detained by Iran for 10 weeks, docked in Dubai on Saturday, after a standoff that has stoked

September 28, 2019
Total Views: 18

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Maritime News

Saudi Arabia Joins U.S.-Led Gulf Naval Mission

By Abbas Al Lawati (Bloomberg) –Saudi Arabia joined a U.S.-led coalition to secure sea lines vital to oil shipping in the Middle East in the aftermath of

September 18, 2019
Total Views: 8

Monday, September 16, 2019
tanker loading
Maritime News

Demand for U.S. Crude Surges After Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities

NEW YORK/HOUSTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – U.S. crude export demand at the Gulf Coast surged on Monday, traders said, as the window to export crude profitably

September 16, 2019
Total Views: 13

Maritime News

Tanker Bottleneck Grows at Saudi Ports After Attack

LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – At least 11 supertankers are waiting to load oil cargoes from Saudi Arabian ports after an attack on the country’s oil

September 16, 2019
Total Views: 19

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Maritime News

Attack on Saudi Oil Facility Hits the Oil Market’s Achilles Heel: Kemp

By John Kemp LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Oil security experts have worried for decades about the vulnerability of Saudi Arabia’s Abqaiq processing

September 16, 2019
Total Views: 10

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Oil tankers pass through the Strait of Hormuz
Maritime News

Iran Rejects U.S. Claim it was Behind Saudi Oil Strikes

By Rania El Gamal and Parisa Hafezi DUBAI, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Iran dismissed accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil

September 15, 2019
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
grace 1 supertanker
Maritime News

Iran Says Tanker Oil Sold at Sea, Buyer Sets Destination

DUBAI, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Iran’s envoy to London said on Wednesday the oil cargo of tanker Adrian Darya 1 was sold at sea to a private company,

September 11, 2019
Total Views: 10

Monday, September 9, 2019
oil tanker
Maritime News

Iran’s Dark Tanker Fleet Poses Oil World’s Biggest Mystery

By Grant Smith (Bloomberg) –While one Iranian tanker is attracting global attention, serious oil watchers remain absorbed by a bigger mystery: the hunt

September 9, 2019
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
tanker at sea
Maritime News

U.S. Blacklists Oil Shipping Network Allegedly Run by Iran Revolutionary Guards

By Jonathan Landay and Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (Reuters) – The United States on Wednesday blacklisted an “oil for terror” network

September 4, 2019
Total Views: 4

stena impero seized by iran
Maritime News

Iran to Release Stena Impero’s Non-Essential Crew Members

Iran is set to release all non-essential crew members from the British-flagged Stena Impero, which has been held off Bandar Abbas since July 19, the

September 4, 2019
Total Views: 5