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News Archive - June 2012

Fujairah 380-cst down 12.4% in June
29 Jun 2012 15:36 GMT
Average monthly 380-cst price plummets $84 per tonne at the Middle East's leading bunker port.

Bunkering suspended in Hong Kong
29 Jun 2012 13:29 GMT
Bunker deliveries are halted as Hong Kong is placed under storm signal number 3.

Praxis Market Update
29 Jun 2012 12:55 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
29 Jun 2012 12:49 GMT

Singapore 380-cst nosedives $80 in June
29 Jun 2012 12:38 GMT
Monthly Singapore 380-cst average falls to its lowest level since January 2011.

Rotterdam Market Report
29 Jun 2012 11:40 GMT

Market Briefing
29 Jun 2012 09:52 GMT
EU leaders agree on growth package (Brent: USD 93)

Global bunker average looks set to fall by $70/mt in June
29 Jun 2012 09:33 GMT
The BIX global average for June will be the lowest since February 2011.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
29 Jun 2012 06:18 GMT

Global Risk achieves solid financial results
28 Jun 2012 14:53 GMT
Risk management specialist more than doubles traded tonnage as an increasing number of clients look to secure themselves against oil price volatility.

Praxis Market Update
28 Jun 2012 14:28 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
28 Jun 2012 12:28 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
28 Jun 2012 12:01 GMT

Singapore fuel oil stocks up 7.2 percent
28 Jun 2012 10:09 GMT
Fuel oil inventory levels rise for the first time in four weeks in Singapore.

Market Briefing
28 Jun 2012 09:54 GMT
Holding their breath awaiting the outcome of the EU summit (Brent: $92.5)

Fuel maintenance solution includes warning feature
28 Jun 2012 09:13 GMT
Marine fuel maintenance system includes monitoring tools and provides a warning to prevent unwanted engine shutdowns.

Fuel non-availability claims explained in guidance
28 Jun 2012 07:18 GMT
Document describes how owners operating in the North American ECA can make a fuel oil non-availability claim.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
28 Jun 2012 05:45 GMT

Praxis Market Update
27 Jun 2012 14:14 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
27 Jun 2012 12:13 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
27 Jun 2012 11:31 GMT

Shipping confidence rises despite bunker price concerns
27 Jun 2012 11:24 GMT
Confidence levels at their highest since February 2011, but fuel costs continue to occupy the thoughts of shipping firms.

Lubmarine opens Copenhagen facility
27 Jun 2012 11:11 GMT
Marine lubricant supplier launches dedicated commercial and supply hub in the Danish capital.

Market Briefing
27 Jun 2012 09:07 GMT
Last day for Europe to buy Iranian oil (Brent: $92.7)

Agreement to develop oil import terminal at Coryton
27 Jun 2012 06:53 GMT
Royal Vopak, Greenergy and Shell UK agree to purchase assets of the former Coryton refinery.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
27 Jun 2012 05:43 GMT

Praxis Market Update
26 Jun 2012 16:02 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
26 Jun 2012 13:14 GMT

Manufacturer plans to raise gas engine market share
26 Jun 2012 12:52 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
26 Jun 2012 12:46 GMT

Saving fuel with management system
26 Jun 2012 10:01 GMT
Operator estimates that the payback of its energy management system is less than a year based on current bunker prices.

Baltic Oil Terminals announces financial results
26 Jun 2012 09:05 GMT
Operator Baltic Oil Terminals releases its audited results for 2011.

Market Briefing
26 Jun 2012 08:33 GMT
Strike, Golden rule, and a lit powder keg (Brent: $91.1)

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
26 Jun 2012 05:51 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
25 Jun 2012 14:56 GMT

Praxis Market Update
25 Jun 2012 14:37 GMT

Norwegian firm takes delivery of LNG-fuelled ship
25 Jun 2012 13:42 GMT
Operator aims to reduce fuel consumption with gas-powered platform supply vessel.

Rotterdam Market Report
25 Jun 2012 13:31 GMT

Market Briefing
25 Jun 2012 10:30 GMT
Volatility continues on Eurozone concerns (Brent: $90.4)

Speeches at Rio+20 Conference
25 Jun 2012 09:01 GMT

IMO committed to sustainable maritime development
25 Jun 2012 07:08 GMT
Secretary-General says sustainable shipping will be one of the major priorities of his tenure.

Scrubber installed on cruise ship
25 Jun 2012 06:17 GMT
Exhaust gas scrubber to be tested onboard cruise vessel over the next 4-6 months.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
25 Jun 2012 05:31 GMT

Noble Bunkers launches Gulf of Mexico supply operation
22 Jun 2012 16:54 GMT
Supplier begins carrying out deliveries off the Texas and Louisiana coastlines.

Global Vision Market Report
22 Jun 2012 12:14 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
22 Jun 2012 11:32 GMT

Market Briefing
22 Jun 2012 11:12 GMT
Nearing some fundamental resistance levels (Brent: $89.0)

Hamburg welcomes first LNG-powered ship
22 Jun 2012 10:09 GMT
German port says it recognizes the importance of alternative fuels that make sense both commercially and ecologically.

A legal take on EU bunker legislation
22 Jun 2012 08:23 GMT
Law firm examines the implications of EU legislation on the sulphur content of marine fuels.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
22 Jun 2012 05:55 GMT

Praxis Market Update
21 Jun 2012 15:28 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
21 Jun 2012 13:23 GMT

Middle distillate stocks decline in Singapore
21 Jun 2012 12:34 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates decrease for the first time in three weeks in Singapore.

Singapore fuel oil stocks fall 1.8 percent
21 Jun 2012 11:17 GMT
Fuel oil inventory levels decline to their lowest level in four weeks in Singapore.

Rotterdam Market Report
21 Jun 2012 11:51 GMT

CSI verification for LNG-fuelled tanker
21 Jun 2012 10:11 GMT

Market Briefing
21 Jun 2012 09:46 GMT
Twisted Markets to Bernanke: “We’re Not Gonna Take It” (Brent: $92.0)

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
21 Jun 2012 09:21 GMT

Praxis Market Update
20 Jun 2012 16:42 GMT

Gothenburg LNG terminal could be ready by 2015
20 Jun 2012 14:21 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
20 Jun 2012 14:01 GMT

Sulphur analysis report published
20 Jun 2012 13:51 GMT
New report details the analysis of sulphur in bunker fuel using the Rigaku NEX QC EDXRF analyzer.

Rotterdam Market Report
20 Jun 2012 11:44 GMT

Market Briefing
20 Jun 2012 08:45 GMT
Moscow nuclear talks, final day (Brent: $95.7)

Rosneft Marine opens Beijing office
20 Jun 2012 07:22 GMT
New office will aim to meet the needs to customers in the Far East bunker market.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
20 Jun 2012 06:44 GMT

Praxis Market Update
19 Jun 2012 15:37 GMT

Aegean's Nellos Filopoulos resigns
19 Jun 2012 15:11 GMT
Senior Manager is set to leave Aegean Marine Petroleum after 16 years.

'Buy' ratings for cruise lines on falling bunker prices
19 Jun 2012 13:40 GMT

LNG fuel initiatives in the Netherlands
19 Jun 2012 12:57 GMT
New LNG project investments are expected to be carried out in 2013.

Global Vision Market Report
19 Jun 2012 12:37 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
19 Jun 2012 11:28 GMT

Market Briefing
19 Jun 2012 08:58 GMT
Moscow nuclear talks, day 1 (Brent: $95.7)

Vietnam refinery may delay restart
19 Jun 2012 08:22 GMT
The restart of Vietnam's only refining facility could be delayed until early July, says CEO.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
19 Jun 2012 06:08 GMT

Rio+20: Delivering green growth for shipping
18 Jun 2012 15:16 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
18 Jun 2012 14:09 GMT

Green light for classification society
18 Jun 2012 13:47 GMT
Korean Register of Shipping becomes the first in Asia to be accredited as a verification body by the Clean Shipping Index.

Global Vision Market Report
18 Jun 2012 12:38 GMT

US Navy ship loads biofuel
18 Jun 2012 09:56 GMT

Market Briefing
18 Jun 2012 09:44 GMT
Greek election ($98.7)

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
18 Jun 2012 06:43 GMT

New IFO supplier in Colombia
15 Jun 2012 17:52 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
15 Jun 2012 13:52 GMT

Winbuild Petrofin bunker licence cancelled
15 Jun 2012 12:47 GMT
MPA cancels the bunkering licence of Winbuild Petrofin Pte Ltd. with immediate effect.

Rotterdam Market Report
15 Jun 2012 11:15 GMT

Cruise line wins awards for green policy
15 Jun 2012 10:01 GMT

Propulsion system cuts fuel costs by 30%
15 Jun 2012 09:47 GMT

Market Briefing
15 Jun 2012 08:51 GMT
OPEC agreed to disagree (Brent: $97.9)

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
15 Jun 2012 06:39 GMT

Praxis Market Update
14 Jun 2012 16:14 GMT

Ships to use solar, wind shore power
14 Jun 2012 14:33 GMT
Vessels to use shore-based electricity produced by solar or wind power.

Stena Line plugged in at Rotterdam
14 Jun 2012 13:44 GMT
Ferry line is now able to use shore-based power at its terminal in Rotterdam.

Global Vision Market Report
14 Jun 2012 12:45 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
14 Jun 2012 12:28 GMT

Market Briefing
14 Jun 2012 09:47 GMT
Spain downgraded - risk of further lowering ($97.1)

Record: Singapore sales reach almost 4 million tonnes
14 Jun 2012 07:45 GMT
Bunker sales rise to record the highest monthly volume figure in Singapore's history.

Singapore Market Commentary
14 Jun 2012 06:38 GMT

New contact numbers for Risler
13 Jun 2012 16:43 GMT
Argentinian bunker supplier changes telephone and fax numbers at its office in Buenos Aires.

Praxis Market Update
13 Jun 2012 15:31 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
13 Jun 2012 14:15 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
13 Jun 2012 12:35 GMT

Essar Oil wins Refinery of the Year Award
13 Jun 2012 10:18 GMT
Refiner and bunker supplier wins prize in recognition of its performance in the refining sector last year.

Market Briefing
13 Jun 2012 09:38 GMT
OPEC’s internal tug-of-war (Brent: $97.5)

Software cuts fuel consumption by 20%
13 Jun 2012 09:14 GMT
Full suite of software products is expected to be ready by 2015.

WFS declares cash dividend
13 Jun 2012 06:51 GMT
Latest cash dividend follows 12.9 percent rise in first quarter net income.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
13 Jun 2012 06:32 GMT

Shipper lowers bunker surcharge
12 Jun 2012 17:21 GMT
US firm cites lower bunker prices as the reason for its first surcharge decrease of the year.

Global Vision Market Report
12 Jun 2012 13:55 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
12 Jun 2012 12:20 GMT

Notation to cover pollution at transhipment terminals
12 Jun 2012 11:55 GMT

Market Briefing
12 Jun 2012 09:33 GMT
Mixed voices before OPEC summit (Brent: $97.4)

Idled fuel oil-producing refinery acquired
12 Jun 2012 08:04 GMT
Crude processing and storage facility to be restarted in Corpus Christi Bay.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
12 Jun 2012 07:32 GMT

New Wärtsilä engine runs on 'a wide range of fuels'
11 Jun 2012 15:51 GMT
Wärtsilä says it has successfully tested its RT-flex50 version D engine with a turbocharger on the driving end side.

Praxis Market Update
11 Jun 2012 15:41 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
11 Jun 2012 14:14 GMT

IBIA seeks new chief executive
11 Jun 2012 13:07 GMT
IBIA aims to recruit CEO to run the organisation from its Southampton headquarters.

Rotterdam Market Report
11 Jun 2012 11:45 GMT

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
11 Jun 2012 10:38 GMT

Shell to cease refining at Clyde in September
11 Jun 2012 10:13 GMT
Oil major confirms date of 'seemless' conversion of Australian refinery into a dedicated fuel terminal.

Phase 2 Fujairah terminal construction announced
11 Jun 2012 09:51 GMT

Economic Events: Week 24, 2012
11 Jun 2012 09:33 GMT

Market Briefing
11 Jun 2012 09:22 GMT
Efforts in Spain not in vain (Brent: $100.7)

Quadrise announces operational update
08 Jun 2012 22:13 GMT
AIM-listed firm to carry out further tests of its Marine MSAR emulsion fuel oil during the second half of this year.

Castrol launches 80 BN cylinder oil
08 Jun 2012 14:44 GMT
New product range is designed to match engine performance with the demands of varying sulphur levels in marine fuels.

Praxis Market Update
08 Jun 2012 14:27 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
08 Jun 2012 12:55 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
08 Jun 2012 11:44 GMT

Market Briefing
08 Jun 2012 10:34 GMT
China vs. Bernanke. Mr. Market rules: 0-1

New bunker supplier in the UK
08 Jun 2012 09:42 GMT
Supplier carrying out deliveries in the north of England.

New physical supplier in Piraeus
08 Jun 2012 08:45 GMT
Greek firm announces the launch of its new bunkering operation in Piraeus.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
08 Jun 2012 07:03 GMT

Praxis Market Update
07 Jun 2012 16:10 GMT

Middle distillates rise in Singapore
07 Jun 2012 13:44 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates increase for the first time in three weeks in Singapore.

Global Vision Market Report
07 Jun 2012 13:21 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
07 Jun 2012 12:53 GMT

Light distillate stocks jump 14 percent
07 Jun 2012 11:44 GMT
Light distillate inventories rise to their highest level in four weeks in Singapore.

Singapore fuel oil stocks fall from 7-week high
07 Jun 2012 11:27 GMT
Fuel oil inventory levels decline by 3 percent in Singapore.

Market Briefing
07 Jun 2012 09:18 GMT
Central Bank showdown, which will draw the money bazooka first? (Brent: USD 100.2)

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
07 Jun 2012 06:14 GMT

Dan-Bunkering promotes trader to sales manager
06 Jun 2012 15:33 GMT
Copenhagen-based trader to form part of new team in Houston.

Praxis Market Update
06 Jun 2012 15:28 GMT

Oil Market Update
06 Jun 2012 13:44 GMT
Uncertainty is driving oil prices - important events ahead.

Market Briefing
06 Jun 2012 13:31 GMT
Technical rebound (Brent: $99.4)

Global Vision Market Report
06 Jun 2012 13:13 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
06 Jun 2012 12:55 GMT

Hydrogen system for marine engines is launched
06 Jun 2012 10:14 GMT
New system uses hydrogen as a catalyst to help burn the fuel more completely and reduce bunker costs.

Reducing fuel consumption with Green Dolphin
06 Jun 2012 10:03 GMT
Bulk carrier concept design focuses on using existing technologies to cut bunker consumption.

Diesel engines chosen for their low fuel consumption
06 Jun 2012 09:18 GMT
Marine diesel engines are favoured by operator due to their high fuel efficiency.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
06 Jun 2012 06:55 GMT

Port of Singapore bags two awards
05 Jun 2012 17:27 GMT
World's leading bunker port is named 'Best Seaport in Asia' and 'Best Green Service Provider'.

Praxis Market Update
05 Jun 2012 16:20 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
05 Jun 2012 16:18 GMT

Fuel costs to drive demand for energy efficient ships
05 Jun 2012 13:47 GMT

Bunker Index (BIX) statistical summary
05 Jun 2012 12:49 GMT
Key monthly Bunker Index (BIX) data provided in price summary.

Rotterdam Market Report
05 Jun 2012 11:48 GMT

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
05 Jun 2012 06:46 GMT

Praxis Market Update
04 Jun 2012 16:02 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
04 Jun 2012 12:51 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
04 Jun 2012 12:44 GMT

Market Briefing
04 Jun 2012 11:22 GMT
Uncertainty is driving oil prices down (Brent: $ 96.4)

WTI vs BIX price comparison
04 Jun 2012 10:25 GMT
Analysis of WTI crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

Singapore MGO vs ICE Gas Oil
04 Jun 2012 09:41 GMT
Analysis of Singapore marine gas oil and ICE Gas Oil prices.

Brent vs BIX price comparison
04 Jun 2012 09:15 GMT
Analysis of Brent crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

Singapore Market Commentary
04 Jun 2012 07:44 GMT

Rotterdam 380-cst down 7.8% in May
01 Jun 2012 20:55 GMT
Monthly 380-cst average plummets $54 per tonne at Europe's leading bunker port.

Praxis Market Update
01 Jun 2012 14:30 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
01 Jun 2012 13:35 GMT

May the most volatile month since Feb 2011
01 Jun 2012 12:02 GMT
BIX data shows that price volatility was at its highest for 15 months in May.

Global bunker average falls $43 in May
01 Jun 2012 11:48 GMT
BIX monthly average declines to its lowest level of the year so far in May.

Rotterdam Market Report
01 Jun 2012 11:21 GMT

Market Briefing
01 Jun 2012 09:51 GMT
Obama in talks with Putin on Syria (Brent: $101.8)

Fujairah 380-cst down $45 in May
01 Jun 2012 09:31 GMT
Average 380-cst price falls for the second consecutive month in Fujairah.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
01 Jun 2012 05:56 GMT



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