Thursday, January 28, 2021
Shipping

Trafigura Boosted Tanker Fleet By 70% During 2020’s Historic Oil Contango

By Andy Hoffman (Bloomberg) — Trafigura Group boosted its shipping fleet by 70% in April last year to profit from the wild price swings in the oil market caused by the...

January 28, 2021
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Friday, October 9, 2020
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Maritime News

Trafigura Oil Head Makes Rare Call for Greener Shipping

By Andy Hoffman (Bloomberg) –The top oil executive at one of the world’s biggest commodity traders is calling for stricter regulations to force the shipping industry to cut carbon emissions...

October 9, 2020
Total Views: 33

Friday, September 25, 2020
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Maritime News

Trafigura Proposes Carbon Tax on Marine Fuels to Help Meet Emissions Targets

SINGAPORE, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Commodities trader Trafigura on Friday proposed a carbon levy of $250-$300 per tonne of carbon-dioxide (CO2) equivalent on shipping fuels to make zero and low...

September 25, 2020
Total Views: 110

Friday, August 23, 2019
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Maritime News

Trafigura’s Big Bet on Shipping Pays Off With Frontline Deal

By Andy Hoffman (Bloomberg) — Commodities trader Trafigura Group Pte Ltd.’s big bet on shipping paid off as it agreed on a tanker sale that will give it much-needed cash...

August 23, 2019
Total Views: 10

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Maritime News

Trafigura Takes Stake in Frontline

By Victoria Klesty and Terje Solsvik OSLO, Aug 23 (Reuters) – Frontline has agreed to buy 10 Suezmax oil tankers from Trafigura in a cash and share deal worth up...

August 23, 2019
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
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Maritime News

Low Sulphur Fuel Giant Planned for Launch

OSLO, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Commodities trader Trafigura is joining forces with shipping firms Frontline and Golden Ocean to supply marine fuel ahead of a shake up in regulation which...

August 13, 2019
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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Maritime News

Trafigura Jumps Into Chemicals Market with New Joint Venture

By Julia Payne LONDON, April 17 (Reuters) – Global commodities house Trafigura Group said on Wednesday it is entering petrochemicals trading by teaming up with Houston-based Altis Group International to...

April 17, 2019
Total Views: 7

Sunday, March 17, 2019
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Maritime News

U.S. Suspends Review on Trafigura Oil Export Project -Official

HOUSTON, March 15 (Reuters) – U.S. maritime officials have suspended their review of Swiss trader Trafigura AG’s application for a Gulf Coast deepwater terminal while they await additional information, a...

March 17, 2019
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Mubadala, Trafigura Win Control Of Batista Port In $996 Million Deal

By Guillermo Parra-Bernal SAO PAULO, Oct 15 (Reuters) – Brazilian businessman Eike Batista ceded control of an iron ore port to Dutch energy firm Trafigura Beheer BV and an Abu...

October 15, 2013
Total Views: 6

Monday, January 21, 2013
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Trafigura Bullish on Clean Products Sector, Buys Trio of MR Tankers

Jan. 21 (Bloomberg) — Trafigura Beheer BV agreed to buy three medium-range tankers to carry refined oil products such as gasoline, its first purchase of vessels in the class, as...

January 21, 2013
Total Views: 0

Friday, June 22, 2012
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Trafigura Charters VLCC Bound for S. Korea, Forties Prices May Soon Stabilize

LONDON–The sliding price of North Sea Forties crude, the main component of global benchmark Brent, is set to find support as up to 2 million barrels of the grade are...

June 22, 2012
Total Views: 5