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News Archive - August 2013

Bunker firm appoints trader
30 Aug 2013 19:55 GMT
Contact details for new appointment announced.

Name change for Black Sea supplier
30 Aug 2013 14:24 GMT
New company name reflects recent change in ownership.

Fuel oil stocks at 10-week peak in Singapore
30 Aug 2013 13:31 GMT
Fuel oil inventories rise to their highest level since June 19.

Rotterdam Market Report
30 Aug 2013 11:03 GMT

OW Bunker India relocates to new premises
30 Aug 2013 10:53 GMT
Move follows 'significant growth' in the Indian subcontinent.

Market Briefing
30 Aug 2013 09:18 GMT
Uncertainty and nervousness prevail (Brent: $115).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
30 Aug 2013 06:17 GMT

Praxis Market Update
29 Aug 2013 15:08 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
29 Aug 2013 11:40 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
29 Aug 2013 11:06 GMT

Market Briefing
29 Aug 2013 08:13 GMT
Risk of military action against Syria still in focus (Brent: $115).

Fuel oil stocks up in China's coastal areas
29 Aug 2013 07:48 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil increase at oil facilities along China's coastline.

Dan-Bunkering promotes trader
29 Aug 2013 06:33 GMT
Mads Holm is named Trading Manager & Team Leader in Singapore.

Dan-Bunkering names Trading Manager & Team Leader
29 Aug 2013 06:21 GMT
Stefanie Tay is promoted at Dan-Bunkering’s Singapore office.

Singapore Market Commentary
29 Aug 2013 05:03 GMT

Supplier confirms new office address
28 Aug 2013 15:22 GMT
Full company contact details now available.

Global Vision Market Report
28 Aug 2013 14:31 GMT

Project to build world's first green ship equipment certification centre
28 Aug 2013 14:22 GMT
Initiative launced in response to emissions reduction and maritime pollution regulation.

Rotterdam Market Report
28 Aug 2013 11:05 GMT

Market Briefing
28 Aug 2013 08:32 GMT
Worries of military action made oil prices increase (Brent: $115.7).

Vopak H1 net profit falls 5 percent
28 Aug 2013 08:18 GMT
Terminal operator says it expects 'similar market circumstances' for the remainder of 2013.

Fuel switch solution for Emissions Control Areas
28 Aug 2013 07:37 GMT
Fuel switch units are marketed as a cost-effective solution for switching to MGO in Emissions Control Areas.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
28 Aug 2013 04:53 GMT

ABS launches unit to focus on LNG and LPG
27 Aug 2013 20:09 GMT
A key area of focus will be the growing gas market in the United States.

Praxis Market Update
27 Aug 2013 14:42 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
27 Aug 2013 14:12 GMT

IBIA calls on South Africa to realize its bunkering potential
27 Aug 2013 11:48 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
27 Aug 2013 11:11 GMT

OW 'strategically placed' to supply Northern Sea Route ships
27 Aug 2013 09:11 GMT
OW Bunker says it is well positioned to meet increased activity in the Northeast Passage.

Market Briefing
27 Aug 2013 07:51 GMT
Military intervention in Syria moving closer (Brent: $111).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
27 Aug 2013 06:35 GMT

Praxis Market Update
26 Aug 2013 14:53 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
26 Aug 2013 13:24 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
26 Aug 2013 10:23 GMT

Market Briefing
26 Aug 2013 08:52 GMT
Oil prices testing $112 this week? (Brent: $111.1).

WFS declares cash dividend
26 Aug 2013 08:34 GMT
Latest cash dividend will be payable to shareholders on October 4.

Bunker Holding appoints COO
26 Aug 2013 06:55 GMT
Newly appointed COO, Søren Høll, has 28 years' experience in the bunker industry.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
26 Aug 2013 05:34 GMT

Caribbean bunker supply agreement announced
23 Aug 2013 21:08 GMT
Deal will help lower working capital expenses and reduce exposure to price volatility, says supplier.

Dan-Bunkering hires Accountant/Sales Supporter
23 Aug 2013 13:13 GMT
Azeneth Sallador will be assisting the trading and finance department in Dubai.

Dan-Bunkering appoints Finance Manager
23 Aug 2013 12:47 GMT
Recently launched Dubai operation expands team.

Market Briefing
23 Aug 2013 10:31 GMT
Upbeat economic numbers (Brent: 109.8).

OW Bunker appoints VP for Physical Division
23 Aug 2013 06:36 GMT
Søren Christian Meyer appointed to Physical Division Leadership Team to support further growth and development.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
23 Aug 2013 05:32 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
22 Aug 2013 10:39 GMT

Market Briefing
22 Aug 2013 10:31 GMT
Mixed news keeps oil prices unchanged (Brent: $109.5).

East coast fuel oil stocks up in China
22 Aug 2013 07:56 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil increase at oil facilities in coastal areas.

Dual-fuel engines for Denmark's first LNG-powered ferry
22 Aug 2013 06:31 GMT
Vessel is set to operate between Jutland and Samsø in the autumn of 2014.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
22 Aug 2013 05:41 GMT

New bunker supplier in Catania
21 Aug 2013 17:02 GMT
Supplier offering 380-centistoke and marine gasoil by barge.

Global Vision Market Report
21 Aug 2013 16:31 GMT

Trumf Bunker moves to Middelfart
21 Aug 2013 12:22 GMT
Bunker firm moves to office building occupied by other members of the same group.

Rotterdam Market Report
21 Aug 2013 11:13 GMT

Aegean to offload floating storage
21 Aug 2013 09:02 GMT
Supplier to launch onshore Fujairah facility in Q1 2014. New supply port by early 2014 also planned.

Market Briefing
21 Aug 2013 07:45 GMT
Sideways trading until FED minutes of meeting tonight (Brent: $109.6).

OW: North American bunker market faces significant change
21 Aug 2013 06:22 GMT
Regulatory pressures, US energy independence and the widening of the Panama Canal will significantly alter market dynamics, says OW Bunker.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
21 Aug 2013 05:27 GMT

Petrobras: New contact details
20 Aug 2013 15:32 GMT
New claims department contact details announced by Brazilian bunker supplier.

Gazpromneft acquires Baltic Marine Bunker
20 Aug 2013 12:55 GMT
Purchase of Estonian firm is Gazpromneft Marine Bunker's second foreign bunker acquisition.

Rotterdam Market Report
20 Aug 2013 12:12 GMT

Oakland expects all terminals to be open
20 Aug 2013 08:58 GMT
Port of Oakland says all terminals intend to be open for business today following yesterday's protests.

Market Briefing
20 Aug 2013 08:01 GMT
Oil prices lower on FED tapering fears, but supported by geopolitics (Brent: $109).

Aegean net income up $2.8 million in Q2
20 Aug 2013 06:48 GMT
Bunker supplier reports year-on-year rise in net income despite fall in revenues and volume sold.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
20 Aug 2013 05:26 GMT

Blending device marketed as low-cost scrubber alternative
19 Aug 2013 17:57 GMT
Product to be mainly targeted towards vessels that only occasionally enter Emissions Control Areas.

Praxis Market Update
19 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT

Two new tri-fuel LNG carriers ordered
19 Aug 2013 14:12 GMT
Vessels are expected to be delivered in 2016.

Global Vision Market Report
19 Aug 2013 13:36 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
19 Aug 2013 11:12 GMT

Market Briefing
19 Aug 2013 09:02 GMT
Unrest escalates in Egypt; fear of spreading (Brent: $110.1).

German minister voices support for LNG fuel initiative
19 Aug 2013 08:45 GMT
German government ready to support pilot projects like retrofitting new engine solutions on ships, says minister.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
19 Aug 2013 05:27 GMT

Bunker tanker to be deployed to Black Sea region
16 Aug 2013 20:37 GMT
Vessel to carry out deliveries in Novorossiysk, Tuapse, Kavkaz, Temryuk, Taman and Sochi.

Praxis Market Update
16 Aug 2013 16:41 GMT

Dan-Bunkering reappoints bunker trader
16 Aug 2013 13:46 GMT
Mikkel Søholm Vestergaard returns to Dan-Bunkering's head office in Middelfart.

Rotterdam Market Report
16 Aug 2013 12:23 GMT

Andatee posts second quarter net loss
16 Aug 2013 08:57 GMT
Bunker supplier records a net loss of $1.81 million for the three months ended June 30, 2013.

Market Briefing
16 Aug 2013 08:39 GMT
Supply disruptions continue to rule (Brent: $109.6).

Fuel oil inventories rise in China's coastal areas
16 Aug 2013 06:28 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil increase at oil facilities over one-week period.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
16 Aug 2013 05:28 GMT

Praxis Market Update
15 Aug 2013 15:52 GMT

Record 500-cst sales in Singapore
15 Aug 2013 15:31 GMT
Bunker sales rise to their highest level since January as 500-cst volumes surpass 700,000 tonnes for the first time.

Global Vision Market Report
15 Aug 2013 14:37 GMT

Fuel oil stocks rise in Singapore
15 Aug 2013 14:18 GMT
Fuel oil inventories increase for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Rotterdam Market Report
15 Aug 2013 10:03 GMT

New office for International Bunkering Mumbai
15 Aug 2013 08:37 GMT
Bunker and lubricant trading firm relocates to larger office in Mumbai.

Market Briefing
15 Aug 2013 07:38 GMT
Oil prices up on supply fears (Brent: $110.5).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
15 Aug 2013 05:13 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
14 Aug 2013 16:38 GMT

China's fuel oil output up in July
14 Aug 2013 15:31 GMT
Fuel oil production is reported to have risen by 22 percent in China last month.

Alejandro Risler passes away, aged 62
14 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
The co-founder of bunker firm Risler S.A. passed away on Monday night.

Rotterdam Market Report
14 Aug 2013 10:35 GMT

Valve specialist supplies high-speed LNG-powered ferry
14 Aug 2013 08:37 GMT
Cryogenic valves were used in the manufacture of the ferry's fuel system.

Rosneft and SOCAR in oil cooperation agreement
14 Aug 2013 08:04 GMT
Companies to cooperate in oil trading and marketing activities and jointly operate terminals and pipelines.

Market Briefing
14 Aug 2013 07:24 GMT
Positive economic numbers in Europe and the U.S. (Brent: $109.4).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
14 Aug 2013 05:02 GMT

Praxis Market Update
13 Aug 2013 15:37 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
13 Aug 2013 15:13 GMT

Bunkering suspended in Hong Kong
13 Aug 2013 12:31 GMT
Bunker deliveries are halted in Hong Kong as a result of the threat of Tropical Storm Utor.

Rotterdam Market Report
13 Aug 2013 11:28 GMT

Dan-Bunkering hires trader in the US
13 Aug 2013 09:10 GMT
Ex-derivatives trader joins Dan-Bunkering's sales team in Houston.

Market Briefing
13 Aug 2013 08:34 GMT
Economic data to watch today (Brent: $109.1).

Shipping firms fined for not switching fuels
13 Aug 2013 07:02 GMT
Companies fined for failing to switch to cleaner-burning distillates in Californian waters.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
13 Aug 2013 06:10 GMT

Praxis Market Update
12 Aug 2013 14:42 GMT

Monjasa appoints Regional Credit Manager
12 Aug 2013 14:22 GMT
Newly appointed Credit Manager is due to move to the Middle East next month.

Oiltanking sells 45% of its stake in Helios terminal
12 Aug 2013 13:27 GMT
Agreement with Macquarie Capital is subject to regulatory approvals.

Rotterdam Market Report
12 Aug 2013 11:38 GMT

Market Briefing
12 Aug 2013 08:19 GMT
Production resumed in Libya and awaiting U.S. key numbers (Brent: $107.9).

Agreement to provide bunker measurement solutions
12 Aug 2013 08:08 GMT
Fuel measurement solutions are designed to help customers save on operating costs and ensure accurate billing.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
12 Aug 2013 07:24 GMT

Contract to supply AMP systems in the US and Asia
09 Aug 2013 14:34 GMT
Four separate orders for Alternative Maritime Power systems in Japan, South Korea, China and the United States.

Vacuum evaporation system purifies oils
09 Aug 2013 13:55 GMT
New system is said to clean most types of oils including lubricating, hydraulic, transformer and switch oils.

Global Vision Market Report
09 Aug 2013 13:03 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
09 Aug 2013 09:35 GMT

More orders for emissions monitoring system
09 Aug 2013 09:12 GMT
Company claims an order book stretching into 2015.

Market Briefing
09 Aug 2013 08:28 GMT
North Sea exports back on track (Brent: $106.8).

Global Vision Market Report
08 Aug 2013 13:35 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
08 Aug 2013 12:15 GMT

Fuel oil inventories fall in China's coastal areas
08 Aug 2013 08:22 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil decrease at oil facilities over one-week period.

Market Briefing
08 Aug 2013 07:43 GMT
Decreasing oil production in Libya (Brent: USD 107.6).

Bunker barge to 'welcome' world's largest container ship
08 Aug 2013 07:26 GMT
Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller is scheduled to arrive in North Europe next week.

OW Bunker appoints Regional Manager for North America
08 Aug 2013 05:27 GMT
Adrian Tolson to head up both trading and physical operations.

Green initiative to launch first progress report
07 Aug 2013 19:02 GMT
Report to be revealed at event in Singapore next month.

Clean shipping forum overview
07 Aug 2013 17:03 GMT
Event to be held in Hamburg in September.

Praxis Market Update
07 Aug 2013 14:10 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
07 Aug 2013 14:03 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
07 Aug 2013 10:39 GMT

Aegean to discuss Q2 results
07 Aug 2013 08:48 GMT
Supplier to hold conference call and webcast following the announcement of its Q2 results later this month.

Market Briefing
07 Aug 2013 07:34 GMT
Iran update and volatility today (Brent: $108).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
07 Aug 2013 05:49 GMT

2.3m tonnes of fuel oil booked for Asia
06 Aug 2013 16:24 GMT
Western fuel oil cargoes are scheduled to arrive in Asia in September.

Global Vision Market Report
06 Aug 2013 14:02 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
06 Aug 2013 11:42 GMT

Monjasa seals new storage agreement
06 Aug 2013 09:04 GMT
Bunker firm inks storage and transhipment contract, which covers the handling of fuel oil and marine gas oil.

Market Briefing
06 Aug 2013 08:14 GMT
Restart of Libyan oil production (Brent: $108.50).

Petrobras appoints trader in Singapore
06 Aug 2013 06:58 GMT
Bunker trader to handle customer enquiries for Brazilian ports during Asian business hours.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
06 Aug 2013 06:02 GMT

Bunker Index (BIX) statistical summary
05 Aug 2013 18:14 GMT
Key monthly Bunker Index (BIX) data provided in price summary.

Global Vision Market Report
05 Aug 2013 14:33 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
05 Aug 2013 11:18 GMT

WTI vs BIX price comparison
05 Aug 2013 08:42 GMT
Analysis of WTI crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

Brent vs BIX price comparison
05 Aug 2013 08:23 GMT
Analysis of Brent crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

Market Briefing
05 Aug 2013 08:06 GMT
Watch the trend, not just a single number (Brent: $109.1).

July the third least volatile month since November 2009
05 Aug 2013 07:32 GMT
BIX data shows that price volatility in July fell to its third lowest level in 44 months.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
05 Aug 2013 05:21 GMT

Dan-Bunkering appoints trader in Denmark
02 Aug 2013 16:33 GMT
Christian Andreasen joins the company's trading team in Copenhagen.

Global Vision Market Report
02 Aug 2013 15:03 GMT

Praxis Market Update
02 Aug 2013 15:00 GMT

International Bunkering appoints India head
02 Aug 2013 08:57 GMT
New manager replaces Virendra Mishra, who is leaving the company to pursue a career outside of the bunker industry.

Market Briefing
02 Aug 2013 08:23 GMT
Libya, central banks and summertime boost oil prices (Brent: $109.9).

Rotterdam 380-cst up 2.6% in July
02 Aug 2013 06:38 GMT
Last month's increase is only the third in ten months.

Lowest Fujairah 380-cst average in 30 months
02 Aug 2013 06:18 GMT
The monthly average price of 380-cst in Fujairah drops by almost 3% to its lowest level since January 2011.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
02 Aug 2013 05:09 GMT

Praxis Market Update
01 Aug 2013 16:08 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
01 Aug 2013 15:03 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
01 Aug 2013 11:20 GMT

BIX monthly average up $4.29 in July
01 Aug 2013 09:21 GMT
Monthly global bunker average rises for the first time since February to record its first single-digit increase since September 2011.

Market Briefing
01 Aug 2013 08:14 GMT
Geopolitics and supply issues are weighing on oil prices (Brent: $107.8).

Prevention of pollution circular issued
01 Aug 2013 06:25 GMT
Shipping community is informed about the entering into force of prevention of pollution regulations.

World Fuel Services posts rise in Q2 net income
01 Aug 2013 05:55 GMT
Marine segment is the only to record an increase in gross profit sequentially and year-on-year.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
01 Aug 2013 04:46 GMT



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