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Home » News » Americas News - October 2008


Americas News - October 2008

Royal Caribbean drops fuel supplement
27 Oct 2008 12:27 GMT
Cruise line announces decision to eliminate fuel surcharge in November.

Canadian firm orders 'fuel saving' system
23 Oct 2008 11:15 GMT
'Low Loss Concept' system ordered for first passenger vessel.

Ship emission warning for marine insurers
22 Oct 2008 09:42 GMT
Increased legislation could fuel the next wave of environmental claims.

Bominflot expands into Panama
22 Oct 2008 08:07 GMT
Supplier announces capability to deliver bunkers in Panama, with immediate effect.

$299m in uncollected bunker charges
21 Oct 2008 08:12 GMT
Survey: Shipping lines have been undercollecting fuel charges to remain competitive.

BC Ferries cuts fuel surcharge
20 Oct 2008 11:14 GMT
Canadian ferry line to slash surcharge in November.

MOL tests LNG-fueled power system
20 Oct 2008 10:08 GMT
Mobile cold ironing technology aims to reduce emissions while at berth.

CME to launch Rotterdam fuel oil swaps
20 Oct 2008 08:22 GMT
1.5% fuel oil Rotterdam contracts announced for petroleum swaps launch.

Aegean plans Caribbean expansion
17 Oct 17:25 GMT
Bunker supplier to establish operations in Trinidad and Tobago.

Ferry line eliminates fuel surcharge
17 Oct 2008 10:29 GMT
Bunker surcharge removed for West Coast ferry travellers.

Matson lowers surcharge a third time
17 Oct 2008 09:35 GMT
Ocean shipper decreases fuel surcharge following downward trend in bunker prices.

Carnival plans to scrap fuel supplement
13 Oct 2008 11:10 GMT
Cruise operator also issues guidelines for fuel surcharge refunds.

Horizon lowers fuel surcharge
13 Oct 2008 08:05 GMT
Bunker fee to be lowered on shipments to Hawaii and Guam.

US ratifies air pollution legislation
10 Oct 2008 09:35 GMT
US becomes 53rd country to ratify MARPOL Annex VI.

IMO praised for new emission standards
10 Oct 2008 08:03 GMT
US environmental group applauds MARPOL Annex VI ammendments.

Matson lowers bunker surcharge
09 Oct 2008 09:03 GMT
Recent drop in marine fuel prices leads to second surcharge decrease in a month.

K-Sea partners drop IPO plans
08 Oct 2008 17:15 GMT
Owners withdraw IPO registration due to 'the current state of the financial markets'.

US firms to launch marine fuel systems
08 Oct 2008 10:44 GMT
New product line designed to meet upcoming CARB and EPA regulations.

Report documents U.S. ship emissions
07 Oct 2008 08:07 GMT
Group calls for IMO committee to cut pollution from 'floating smokestacks'.

WFS enters into receivables facility program
06 Oct 2008 09:42 GMT
Facility aims to provide liquidity to support working capital requirements.

Bunker survey launched in Alaska
02 Oct 2008 16:56 GMT
Online survey aims to examine the impact of bunker prices on commercial fisheries.

Terpel moves to new office location
01 Oct 2008 14:45 GMT
Colombian supplier changes office address in Barranquilla.

Petrobras announces new procedures
01 Oct 2008 09:43 GMT
New commercial procedures for bunker nominations will apply from today.

Bunkers International opens New York office
01 Oct 2008 08:02 GMT
Experienced bunker professional to oversee the new trading operation.



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