Tanker Carrying Kurdish Oil Leaves U.S. After 6-Month Legal Dispute

HOUSTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - After being stuck in legal limbo for six months, a tanker loaded with 1 million barrels of Kurdish crude headed east on Tuesday to leave U.S. waters after Baghdad and the Kurds reached a deal to share oil revenue. The United Kalavrvta tanker, which had been anchored in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico since July, was headed across the Atlantic to … [Read more...]

Tanker with Kurdish Crude Leaving U.S. After 6-Month Dispute

HOUSTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - After being stuck in legal limbo for six months, a tanker loaded with 1 million barrels of Kurdish crude headed east on Tuesday to leave U.S. waters after Baghdad and the Kurds reached a deal to share oil revenue. The United Kalavrvta tanker, which had been anchored in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico since July, was headed across the Atlantic to … [Read more...]

Kurdish Oil Tanker Reappears Off Texas Still Full of Oil

HOUSTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - A tanker carrying disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil reappeared on satellite tracking on Monday near Texas, days after having gone silent with a $100 million cargo, but the latest vessel data showed it had not offloaded at sea. According to AIS ship tracking data used by the U.S. Coast Guard and Reuters, the United Kalavrvta, which has been in limbo … [Read more...]