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Cockett strengthens commercial team with three hires
20 Jan 2017
Eric van Oers, Maria Sortsi and Mehul Vora will be based in Rotterdam, Athens and Dubai respectively.

Izmit Bay: letters of protest after fuel oil spill
20 Jan 2017
Vessel operators submit letters of protest concerning vessel cleaning and delays.

Project to produce hydrogen fuel at BP's Rotterdam refinery
20 Jan 2017
Initiative to look into converting electricity into hydrogen transportation fuel.

OOIL denies takeover bid
20 Jan 2017
Hong Kong-listed firm advises shareholders to 'exercise caution' when dealing with company shares.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
20 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Market is looking for direction
20 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Trump's EPA nominee backs biofuels plan, but open to changes
19 Jan 2017
Attorney General supports Congress's plan to annually raise renewable fuel content.

Dan-Bunkering hires bunker trader in Denmark
19 Jan 2017
Lasse Schleemann brings with him experience of having worked in the West African shipping market.

China's 0.5% sulphur cap: key facts
19 Jan 2017
Ships calling at key Bohai and Guangdong ports are now required to use fuel with a sulphur content not exceeding 0.5 percent when at berth.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
19 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

API points to draw in crude oil stocks, watch out for this afternoon's EIA report
19 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Ships earning green discount up 83% in Gothenburg
18 Jan 2017
Two LNG-fuelled vessels receive the biggest discount on port fees of 30 percent.

Neste ranked 23rd most sustainable firm in Global 100
18 Jan 2017
Best-performing oil and gas company jumps 16 places in list of world's most sustainable businesses.

PPR4 sulphur cap talks 'particularly important', says IMO chief
18 Jan 2017
Kitack Lim applauds work carried out on the prevention of air pollution from ships.

First delivery in San Lorenzo as bunkering resumes after two-and-a-half years
18 Jan 2017
The bulk carrier Amis Dolphin was supplied with low-sulphur 380 cSt on 13th January.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
18 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Intraday volatility ahead of weekly reports
18 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Global sulphur cap on the agenda at IMO's PPR4
17 Jan 2017
Meeting to consider what additional measures may be needed for the implementation of the 0.5% cap.

Oil markets remain in wait-and-see position
17 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
17 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Marine fuel cell project secures EU funding
17 Jan 2017
System based on the PowerCell S3 fuel cell stack to be developed for ships.

Simplex-Turbulo named distributor of Parker Kittiwake's bunker products
17 Jan 2017
Experienced bunker specialist Darren Middleton forms part of UK-based sales team.

Corvus showcases fuel-saving battery solution for first time in North America
17 Jan 2017
Energy storage system manufacturer exhibits and presents at Florida event.

Gener8 Maritime takes delivery of 19th 'Eco' VLCC
16 Jan 2017
The Gener8 Hector is equipped with technology designed to save fuel and reduce emissions.

World's second LNG-powered TSHD launched
16 Jan 2017
The dual-fuel Scheldt River is also fitted with a two-speed propulsion drive, designed to save fuel.

KPI Bridge Oil appoints trading manager in London
16 Jan 2017
Senior trader Mark Perrins is promoted to new role.

Drop in U.S. oil rig count - oil stocks data ahead
16 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
16 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

New requirements for vessels at anchor in Singapore
16 Jan 2017
MPA updates 2007 circular concerning vessels anchored in port.

Naming ceremony for fuel-saving Stena Bulk ship
13 Jan 2017
The Stena Immaculate's fuel consumption is said to be 10-20% lower than that of equivalent vessels.

Court hearing for Gulf Petrochem in bunker claim against All Leisure
13 Jan 2017
Bunker firm is seeking $162,800 over unpaid bunker bills.

Inspection of Danish ships abroad expected to rise by 36% in 2017
13 Jan 2017
Danish Maritime Authority aims to step up inspections of Danish-flagged ships in foreign waters.

World's first LNG-fuelled icebreaker bunkered in Pori
13 Jan 2017
The Polaris received 700 cubic metres of LNG on 10th January.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
13 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Looks like OPEC members will walk the talk
13 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

'Resounding interest' for fuel-saving, next-gen battery solution
12 Jan 2017
Order book for Orca ESS has exceeded nine megawatt hours, says Corvus Energy.

BC Ferries' first LNG-powered vessel arrives in Canada
12 Jan 2017
New dual-fuel ferry, the Salish Orca, completes 10,440-nautical-mile journey from Poland.

Smaller, challenged ports key to bunker supplier success, says consultancy
12 Jan 2017
Physical suppliers advised to focus on smaller ports to reap the opportunities of a rapidly changing market.

Chemoil named Singapore's top bunker supplier for second year in a row
12 Jan 2017
Sentek and Universal Energy rise up the list to make top three.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
12 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Oil up despite bearish oil stocks report
12 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

SGS, VPS top Singapore bunker surveyor list
11 Jan 2017
12.3 percent of Singapore's licensed bunker surveyors are employed at either SGS or VPS.

Singapore sells 48.6 million tonnes of bunker fuel in 2016
11 Jan 2017
Asian port sets new record as annual bunker sales increase by 7.7 percent.

Singapore approves first vessel of 2017 for MFM bunkering, number of MFM-equipped tankers falls
11 Jan 2017
Hong Lam Marine's Sea Swift gets MPA go-ahead.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
11 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Trading and broking firm NORbunker launched in Denmark
11 Jan 2017
Company is headed up by experienced bunker trader Jesper Riis Christiansen.

Oil dips on EIA report, oil stock builds
11 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Gibraltar bunker sales 'up by just under 2%' in 2016
10 Jan 2017
Bunker sales volumes and vessel calls increase for the second consecutive year.

Vladivostosk bunker sales plummet 58.6% in 2016: source
10 Jan 2017
Marine fuel deliveries fell by 8.1 percent between January and December.

Cepsa performs biggest bunker delivery in its history
10 Jan 2017
Spanish firm supplied 7,300 tonnes to the Mary Maersk in December.

Production cuts remain in focus
10 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Neste begins deliveries of low-sulphur fuel to Polferries
10 Jan 2017
Agreement covers the Nynashamn to Gdansk route in 2017.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
10 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

BIX MGO at 14-month high in week 1
09 Jan 2017
Seventh increase in a row for both the end-of-week and weekly average global MGO price.

Weekly BIX 380 at highest level in 18 months
09 Jan 2017
Weekly average and end-of-week BIX 380 rise by 2.0% and 2.4% respectively.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
09 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Global bunker average rises for seventh week in a row
09 Jan 2017
BIX was up 1.2% on Friday compared to seven days earlier. Weekly average also rose 1.5%.

Oil remains in a narrow trading range
09 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Bomin starts physical supply operation in Buenos Aires, Zona Comun
06 Jan 2017
Bunker firm is using the double-hulled Deltamar IV to carry out deliveries.

ExxonMobil tackles fuel compatibility and stability in latest video
06 Jan 2017
Oil major's video covers fuel mixing, asphaltene precipitation and fuel testing.

MET turbocharger to be used in X-DF engine for first time
06 Jan 2017
Turbocharger selected for dual-fuel engine produced by Winterthur Gas & Diesel.

ABS issues LNG bunkering guide
06 Jan 2017
Guide outlines requirements for the design, construction, and survey of LNG carriers and bunker supply vessels.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
06 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Mixed inventory report makes prices seesaw
06 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Aegean acquires OBAST, launches Rostock bunker supply operation
06 Jan 2017
Physical operation to serve all German ports in the Baltic Sea and also cover southern Scandinavia.

Shipping will find ways to ride out downturn, says consultancy
05 Jan 2017
Moore Stephens says shipping will use a mixture of experience and innovation to navigate what it expects to be a volatile year.

Glander International Bunkering trader relocates to Oslo
05 Jan 2017
Victor Spangenberg moves from Dubai to Oslo after 'establishing himself in the German and European market'.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
05 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Oil prices slightly up on oil stocks report
05 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Boxship spill: two fuel patches spotted
05 Jan 2017
Skimmers and booms placed off Pulau Ubin and Nenas Channel to contain spilled fuel.

World Fuel Services named exclusive bunker supplier at Nederland Terminal, Texas
04 Jan 2017
Fuel specialist to begin supplying 380 cSt and MGO ex-pipe from March 2017.

Boxship collision causes 300-tonne bunker spill off Johor
04 Jan 2017
APL Denver is said to have suffered damage to one of its bunker tanks.

Bunker survey licence issued to 51 Singapore firms
04 Jan 2017
Licensing scheme is designed to raise the standards of bunker surveying firms and give the MPA a greater regulatory oversight.

Dunkirk regasification terminal starts commercial operations
04 Jan 2017
Facility is the second-largest regasification terminal in mainland Europe.

Volatility rules the oil market
04 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
04 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Gas-fuelled Coral Energy is first small-scale LNG tanker to load in Klaipeda
04 Jan 2017
New milestone for ship recently involved in first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operation between two independent ocean-going vessels.

Hapag-Lloyd revises bunker charges for February
03 Jan 2017
Surcharges cover Africa, Asia and Oceania, North Europe and Mediterranean and Black Sea.

Oil prices increase slightly
03 Jan 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
03 Jan 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.



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