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20
Nov

GLOBAL: Ponant begins Solid Sail system trials

The French-flag cruise line has partnered with Chantiers de l’Atlantique to test the solution, which is made of fibreglass, carbon and epoxyresin panels in a carbon-slat frame, onboard the 89-metre-long luxury yacht, Le Ponant.

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20
Nov

GLOBAL: Maritime choke points could be impacted by climate change, says report

A wide-ranging report on global strategic trends, published by the UK’s Ministry of Defence, includes forecasts on energy consumption, trading patterns, and future trends in vessel propulsion.

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20
Nov

EUROPE: Port of Marseille Fos details LNG bunkering infrastructure plans

A working group has confirmed the feasibility of an operational LNG bunkering solution at the French port, ‘within a limited timeframe’, consisting of truck refuelling logistics and an LNG refuelling vessel suitable for cruise ships, ferries and containerships.

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20
Nov

GLOBAL: Vessels detained in European ports over sulphur issues

The commercial yacht Callista was detained for 23 days during September and October in the Port of Imperia, while the Antigua and Barbuda-flagged general cargo vessel, Celebration, was held for six days in the Port of Bremen.

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20
Nov

GLOBAL: BIMCO to develop new gas contracts

Work on an LNG bunker purchase contract and an LPG voyage charter party will be led by BIMCO’s Shanghai office.

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20
Nov

AMERICAS: Bankruptcy court approves Aegean’s first day motions in relation to Chapter 11 filing

The court’s decision gives Aegean access to a $532 million debtor-in-possession credit facility funded by Mercuria, including an initial $40 million cash injection to support the company’s day-to-day operations

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20
Nov

GLOBAL: Golden Ocean exercises option for further scrubbers

Golden Ocean Group Limited (Golden Ocean) has declared the first four options to install exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) on Capesize vessels in addition to previously announced contracts.

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19
Nov

EUROPE: Caronte & Tourist Lines takes delivery of LNG-powered ferry

The 134-metre-long Elio will operate in the Strait of Messina, linking Sicily and the Italian mainland.

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19
Nov

GLOBAL: ITF: Alternative fuels can deliver the biggest cut in shipping’s CO2 emissions

Alternative fuels and renewable energy can deliver much of the reductions required for shipping to meet CO2 emissions targets, says the International Transport Forum (ITF).

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19
Nov

AMERICAS: FERC releases draft EIS for Jacksonville LNG terminal

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has noted that the environmental impact of Eagle LNG’s proposed LNG terminal and export facility on the St John River in Jacksonville, Florida would ‘not be significant’ if recommended mitigation measure are put in place.

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Bunker Prices - 20/11/2018

LOCATION

380

180

MGO

Buenos Aires

465

485

765

Busan

504

524

705

Durban

489

802

Fujairah

465

562

766

Gibraltar

466

486

695

Hong Kong

475

483

670

Houston

398

466

642

Istanbul

465

485

685

Las Palmas

456

471

692

Los Angeles

472

527

700

Malta (off)

452

476

686

Mumbai

540

550

818

New York

464

501

706

Panama Canal

435

472

698

Piraeus

434

457

656

Rotterdam

409

428

596

Santos

448

480

737

Shanghai

483

519

830

Singapore

477

508

637

St. Petersburg

367

451

599

Suez

501

555

805

Tokyo

505

520

776

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