• GLOBAL: Port of Antwerp to get LNG bunkering pontoon

    GLOBAL: Port of Antwerp to get LNG bunkering pontoon

    Fluxys and Titan LNG have joined forces to build the FlexFueler 002 bunkering pontoon to make LNG more widely available as a marine fuel in the Belgian port and wider region.

  • EUROPE: T&E: Publishing emissions data will drive CO2 emissions cuts

    EUROPE: T&E: Publishing emissions data will drive CO2 emissions cuts

    Publishing data about the emissions of all ships calling at EU ports, as proposed by the European Commission, will incentivise shipping companies to cut their CO2 output while also better informing regulations to reduce emissions, says NGO Transport & Environment (T&E).

  • EUROPE: ICS looking beyond sulphur emissions

    EUROPE: ICS looking beyond sulphur emissions

    ‘The 2020 global sulphur cap will be the regulatory game changer of the decade with profound implications for the economics of shipping,’ says Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson. ‘But there are even more profound changes to come.’

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15
Feb

GLOBAL: LNT Marine receives approval for LNT Fuel-Box

The LNG technology provider has received approval in principle (AiP) from ABS for its prismatic semi-pressurized (2 bar g) LNG fuel tank.

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15
Feb

EUROPE: Orim Energy announces first VLSFO bunker delivery in ARA

The Dutch oil trading company says it has developed a ‘premium’ VLSFO with a maximum 0.50% sulphur content for IMO 2020 compliance and delivered the fuel to a major container shipping line in the Port of Rotterdam last week.

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15
Feb

EUROPE: Container growth drives Rotterdam throughput to record high

Total throughput at the key hub port in 2018 was 469 million tonnes, up by 1.6 million tonnes from 2017 which was itself a record year.

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15
Feb

AMERICAS: US residual fuel demand falls to four-year low

Residual fuel oil demand was 297,000 barrels per day (kb/d) in January, a decrease of 17.3% from December and 12.6% versus January 2018.

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15
Feb

ASIA PACIFIC: New Zealand weighing up MARPOL Annex VI decision

The Ministry of Transport is currently analysing public and sector input into a decision on whether New Zealand should sign up to the international treaty restricting air emissions from ships.

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15
Feb

AMERICAS: Tank vessel operator convicted and sentenced for oil discharge offence

Interorient Marine Services Limited, a vessel operating company, was convicted and sentenced yesterday in the Western District of Louisiana, for maintaining false and incomplete records relating to the discharge of oil from the tank vessel Ridgebury Alexandra Z.

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14
Feb

ASIA PACIFIC: Robber steals bunker fuel from bulk carrier at China’s Caofeidian Anchorage

A robber attacked and stole fuel from a bulk carrier anchored at China’s Caofeidian Anchorage last weekend.

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14
Feb

GLOBAL: Société Générale banking on gas

‘We’re very keen to play a role in the sector and hopefully we’ll expand,’ says Société Générale's Global Head of Shipping & Offshore, Paul Taylor. ‘LNG is a key area for us, not just as a fuel but across the chain. The bank is at the heart of the sector.'

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14
Feb

GLOBAL: Scrubbers will have a regulatory lifespan of 5-10 years, says Scorpio Tankers CEO

The tanker company has agreed to purchase scrubbers for more than 50 vessels over the next two years but Chief Operating Officer and Director, Cameron Mackey, says the emission abatement technology is not a long-term strategy.

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14
Feb

AMERICAS: Petrojam Review Commission set to submit recommendations on refinery operations

The Petrojam Review Commission is set to submit recommendations to the Jamaican government regarding the future of the Kingston refinery.

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Bunker Prices - 15/02/2019

LOCATION

380

180

MGO

Buenos Aires

450

775

Busan

463

483

658

Durban

401

423

752

Fujairah

420

465

731

Gibraltar

434

454

634

Hong Kong

428

438

595

Houston

412

479

615

Istanbul

425

445

630

Las Palmas

428

446

631

Los Angeles

437

463

602

Malta (off)

428

450

628

Mumbai

468

473

673

New York

430

456

624

Panama Canal

419

469

630

Piraeus

421

441

617

Rotterdam

404

423

575

Santos

418

450

682

Shanghai

445

453

735

Singapore

433

459

595

St. Petersburg

368

452

569

Suez

419

434

665

Tokyo

457

467

712

Port Reports

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Bunkerspot Price Index

bpi 230