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News Archive - February 2016

Praxis Market Update
26 Feb 2016 15:04 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Singapore 380 cSt weekly price summary
26 Feb 2016 12:20 GMT
A summary of weekly Singapore 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Fujairah 380 cSt price relatively stable in week 8
26 Feb 2016 11:42 GMT
A summary of weekly Fujairah 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Global Vision Market Report
26 Feb 2016 11:40 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Baltic Exchange in talks regarding future strategy and ownership
26 Feb 2016 11:18 GMT
London-headquartered organization confirms that it is 'in confidential discussions with selected third parties'.

Rotterdam Market Report
26 Feb 2016 10:12 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Vopak posts 11% rise in net profit in 2015
26 Feb 2016 10:05 GMT
"We achieved our financial targets for 2015," says CEO.

Market Briefing
26 Feb 2016 08:33 GMT
Increased gasoline demand, another freeze deal meeting (Brent: $35.3)

Singapore Market Commentary
26 Feb 2016 07:24 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering .

Praxis Market Update
25 Feb 2016 16:25 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Global Vision Bunkers moves office
25 Oct 2015 16:04 GMT
Bunker firm relocates to 'more central' office in Rotterdam.

Hapag-Lloyd lowers BFF for eastbound trans-Pacific trade
25 Feb 2016 13:49 GMT
New bunker fuel factor (BFF) is due to become effective in April.

22% rise in Black Sea sales for Gazpromneft Marine Bunker
25 Feb 2016 13:15 GMT
Russian firm says it sold 795,000 tonnes of marine fuel products in the Black Sea region last year.

Rotterdam Market Report
25 Feb 2016 11:41 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Global Vision Market Report
25 Feb 2016 11:21 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Market Briefing
25 Feb 2016 09:01 GMT
Gasoline, distillates stocks shrink, crude remains at record levels (Brent: $34.2).

Aegean to hold Q4 earnings call in March
25 Feb 2016 08:25 GMT
Bunker firm's earnings call to take place after the announcement of its Q4 results.

Singapore Market Commentary
25 Feb 2016 08:14 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering .

Fuel costs up 9.9% for NCL in 2015
24 Feb 2016 15:55 GMT
Bunker expenses increased by over $32 million for Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) last year.

Voluntary fuel sampling programme to start next week
24 Feb 2016 13:32 GMT
Vessels that provide voluntary samples will not receive sanctions if the samples are non-compliant, says U.S. Coast Guard.

Standard oil spill response contract being developed
24 Feb 2016 12:53 GMT
BIMCO and ISCO are joining forces to develop a standard contract for the hire of spill response services and equipment.

Rotterdam Market Report
24 Feb 2016 12:09 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Global Vision Market Report
24 Feb 2016 11:56 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Shell, Qatargas and Maersk sign LNG MoU
24 Feb 2016 11:29 GMT
Project partners to explore the development of LNG as a marine fuel in the Middle East.

Market Briefing
24 Feb 2016 08:57 GMT
Mistrust and huge crude oil stock builds weigh on prices (Brent: $32.8).

Singapore Market Commentary
24 Feb 2016 08:52 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering .

Praxis Market Update
23 Feb 2016 14:43 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Tor Svensen to retire from DNV GL
23 Feb 2016 14:33 GMT
Svensen to work as a professor at the University of Strathclyde, focusing on education and research related to safety at sea.

Global Vision Market Report
23 Feb 2016 12:48 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
23 Feb 2016 12:41 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Shipping making steady progress towards sustainability, says SSI
23 Feb 2016 12:05 GMT
Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) highlights 'the positive developments that are being made to drive shipping's sustainability'.

Carbon War Room launches Shipping Efficiency Advisory Board
23 Feb 2016 11:18 GMT
Six shipping industry figures join Carbon War Room's new advisory board.

Market Briefing
23 Feb 2016 10:26 GMT
Houston, we have a solution...?

Singapore Market Commentary
23 Feb 2016 08:48 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering .

Ecoslops announces EUR 5.5 million bond issue to accelerate growth
23 Feb 2016 01:45 GMT
Port of Sines operation generated EUR 2.7 million of revenue in 2015.

Rotterdam 380 cSt price summary: week 7
22 Feb 2016 12:30 GMT
A summary of weekly Rotterdam 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Global Vision Market Report
22 Feb 2016 12:20 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Energy-efficient propulsion solution for luxury superyacht
22 Feb 2016 12:04 GMT
Power solution to include the option to connect to a battery plant.

Rotterdam Market Report
22 Feb 2016 11:24 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Segar's speech at mass flow metering event
22 Feb 2016 11:03 GMT
Opening remarks from the MPA's Assistant Chief Executive (Operations) at the launch of TR48: 2015.

Market Briefing
22 Feb 2016 10:25 GMT
Freeze deal and decline in oil rigs (Brent: $33.7).

Launch of world's first national standard for bunker mass flow metering
22 Feb 2016 09:12 GMT
New standard is said to provide 'a fair basis for custody transfer' between suppliers and buyers.

Singapore Market Commentary
22 Feb 2016 08:19 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering .

Global Vision Market Report
19 Feb 2016 14:30 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Fujairah 380 cSt price up in week 7
19 Feb 2016 14:13 GMT
A summary of weekly Fujairah 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Praxis Market Update
19 Feb 2016 14:03 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Rotterdam Market Report
19 Feb 2016 11:44 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Singapore 380 cSt weekly price summary
19 Feb 2016 11:31 GMT
A summary of weekly Singapore 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

World Fuel Services CFO sells shares
19 Feb 2016 11:11 GMT
CFO Ira Birns sold over 3,000 shares this week.

'Record volumes' sold in Kaliningrad
19 Feb 2016 10:13 GMT
Quantities as high as 6,000 metric tonnes being delivered by Kaliningrad supplier at outer anchorage.

Market Briefing
19 Feb 2016 09:42 GMT
Mixed news keep intraday oil price volatility high.

Singapore Market Commentary
19 Feb 2016 08:49 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering
.

Bomin expands Japan bunkering team, relocates to new office
18 Feb 2016 14:12 GMT
Shogo Miura is appointed business development manager as bunker firm moves to new office in Tokyo.

Sidestepping the sludge: preventing the formation of paraffin wax in low-sulphur fuels
18 Feb 2016 12:27 GMT
WSS specialists discuss the cold flow characteristics of distillate fuels and the formation of paraffin wax in cold temperatures.

KPI Bridge Oil appoints chief accountant in Greece
18 Feb 2016 12:26 GMT
Marialena Papatheodorou joins KPI Brige Oil's office in Athens.

Rotterdam Market Report
18 Feb 2016 11:54 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Dan-Bunkering hires trader with offshore experience
18 Feb 2016 09:53 GMT
Joseph Barry joins Dan-Bunkering's office in Houston.

Market Briefing
18 Feb 2016 09:12 GMT
Oil prices jump despite conflicting comments by Iran.

Singapore Market Commentary
18 Feb 2016 08:48 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering
.

Praxis Market Update
17 Feb 2016 13:36 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Fuel Analytics solution launched by DNV GL and Veritas Petroleum Services
17 Feb 2016 13:23 GMT
Tool is designed to provide 'a systematic assessment of the impact of fuel quality on vessel performance'.

Global Vision Market Report
17 Feb 2016 12:41 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Buckeye posts rise in 2015 income
17 Feb 2016 11:06 GMT
Income from continuing operations rose by 23.7 percent last year.

Rotterdam Market Report
17 Feb 2016 10:17 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Key marine segment figures in World Fuel Services report
17 Feb 2016 09:53 GMT
World Fuel Services releases detailed marine performance data in 103-page document.

Market Briefing
17 Feb 2016 09:03 GMT
Doha freeze deal equals no deal...? (Brent: $32.2).

Order for biggest ever gas-fuelled ethane carriers
17 Feb 2015 08:39 GMT
Vessels to be fitted with ME-GI engine, which is able to run on fuel oil or gas.

Singapore Market Commentary
17 Feb 2016 07:57 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Global Vision Market Report
16 Feb 2016 12:04 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
16 Feb 2016 11:56 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

OMV Petrol Ofisi up for sale
16 Feb 2016 11:01 GMT
Up to 100% of Turkish supplier set to be sold in move aimed at 'optimizing OMV's integrated portfolio in a challenging market environment'.

Market Briefing
16 Feb 2016 10:04 GMT
Talk of the day: Doha meeting (Brent: $35.5).

Singapore LPG terminal receives first cargo
16 Feb 2016 09:42 GMT
The low-flashpoint fuel has been described as one of the 'serious candidates to fuel oil in the future'.

'Up to 27%' less fuel consumption with Onboard DC Grid
16 Feb 2016 07:52 GMT
Azipod D propulsion system will have a 'substantial impact' on the fuel efficiency of two new ships, says ABB.

Marine solar power product range announced
16 Jan 2016 07:08 GMT
Eco Marine Power completes its range of marine solar power solutions and related products.

Singapore Market Commentary
16 Feb 2016 06:45 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Praxis Market Update
15 Feb 2016 14:23 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Global Vision Market Report
15 Feb 2016 14:17 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Singapore sells over 12m tonnes in 3 months for first time
15 Feb 2016 12:44 GMT
World's leading bunker port sets new record for sales in a three-month period.

Rotterdam Market Report
15 Feb 2016 12:27 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Rotterdam 380 cSt price summary: week 6
15 Feb 2016 11:41 GMT
A summary of weekly Rotterdam 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Fujairah 380 cSt price falls in week 6
15 Feb 2016 10:57 GMT
A summary of weekly Fujairah 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Singapore Market Commentary
15 Feb 2016 08:18 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Singapore 380 cSt weekly price summary
12 Feb 2016 16:27 GMT
A summary of weekly Singapore 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Praxis Market Update
12 Feb 2016 16:15 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Global Vision Market Report
12 Feb 2016 16:03 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
12 Feb 2016 15:54 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

KPI Bridge Oil trader relocates to Greece
12 Feb 2016 12:24 GMT
Greek national, Jenny Kofiani Tomacoglu, moves from Istanbul to Athens.

Record bunker sales of 32.6m tonnes for World Fuel Services in 2015
12 Feb 2016 11:01 GMT
Management discuss bunker volumes, financials, risk and acquisitions during earnings call.

IBIA appoints new board members and sets priorities for the future
12 Feb 2016 09:26 GMT
Appointments were announced at the association's 23rd annual dinner in London this week.

Market Briefing
12 Feb 2016 09:02 GMT
Freeze deal ahead? (Brent: $31.1).

Singapore Market Commentary
12 Feb 2016 08:33 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Praxis Market Update
11 Feb 2016 14:34 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

World Fuel Services to buy ExxonMobil fuelling ops at 83 airports
11 Feb 2016 14:18 GMT
Company acquires aviation fuelling operations at airports in Canada, UK, Germany, Italy, Australia and New Zealand.

World Fuel Services posts 8% drop in marine gross profit in 2015
11 Feb 2016 13:46 GMT
Overall net income is 15.7 percent lower than the previous year's record figure of $221.7 million.

Global Vision Market Report
11 Feb 2016 11:48 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
11 Feb 2016 11:40 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

VTTI Energy Partners posts decline in net income
11 Feb 2016 10:42 GMT
Terminal operator says results were impacted by a reduction in excess throughput revenue.

Shipping needs to cut emissions to meet Paris climate target, say NGOs
11 Feb 2016 09:46 GMT
Ship emissions referred to as 'the elephant in the room' following the Paris climate deal.

Market Briefing
11 Feb 2016 08:34 GMT
Surprise draw in crude stocks gave short-term rise in prices (Brent: $30.5).

Wartsila fuel flexibility supporting Japan's 'gas age' shipping sector
10 Feb 2016 14:56 GMT
16 new Japanese gas carriers are to run on dual-fuel engines capable of running on LNG or conventional fuels.

Bunker Holding to build LNG production plant in Denmark
10 Feb 2016 14:01 GMT
LNG facility to produce LNG for the Danish and Swedish maritime markets.

Hull performance conference announced for April
10 Feb 2016 13:08 GMT
Event to examine the challenges and solutions that can help shipowners realize potential fuel savings.

Market Briefing
10 Feb 2016 12:50 GMT
Oil inventories, Fed speech likely rule the market today (Brent: $31.1).

Global Vision Market Report
10 Feb 2016 12:47 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
10 Feb 2016 12:33 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Keel-laying ceremony for LNG-fuelled fast ferry
10 Feb 2016 08:55 GMT
LNG-powered ferry is to carry out shuttle operations between Tallinn and Helsinki.

Praxis Market Update
09 Feb 2016 18:24 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Global Vision Market Report
09 Feb 2016 18:17 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
09 Feb 2016 18:08 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Tolson: Low oil prices driving risk and complexity within the marine fuel supply chain
09 Feb 2016 12:25 GMT
Cheap oil is fuelling indecision amongst ship owners, stifling investment and driving trader consolidation, says 20|20 Marine Energy founder.

Antifouling product delivers fuel savings for Lemissoler
09 Feb 2016 11:57 GMT
Low-friction, hydrolysing silyl acrylate is said to produce average fuel savings of up to 4 percent.

Oil sector orders more fuel management systems
09 Feb 2016 10:03 GMT
Royston says there has been an upsurge in interest from international oil companies for its Enginei fuel monitoring system.

Market Briefing
09 Feb 2016 08:37 GMT
Supply-demand back to centre stage (Brent: $32.6).

Praxis Market Update
08 Feb 2016 13:19 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Global Vision Market Report
08 Feb 2016 13:14 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
08 Feb 2016 11:45 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

KPI Bridge Oil names senior trader in Athens
08 Feb 2016 10:57 GMT
Experienced trader Dimitrios Bouzoukis will also act as team leader.

Dan-Bunkering appoints trader in Denmark
08 Feb 2016 10:14 GMT
Nikolaj Roushmann joins Dan-Bunkering's head office in Middelfart.

Dan-Bunkering hires trader in Dubai
08 Feb 2016 09:18 GMT
Adil Qayyum joins bunker firm's trading team in the United Arab Emirates.

Petrobras adds bunker barge in Rio de Janeiro
08 Feb 2016 08:29 GMT
Double-hull vessel has the capacity to load around 1,740 metric tonnes of product.

Market Briefing
08 Feb 2016 07:54 GMT
Drop in active drilling rigs and eying Fed comments (Brent: $34.4).

Dan-Bunkering hires Key Account Manager and Financial Business Partner
05 Feb 2016 11:23 GMT
Bunker firm appoints ex-OW Bunker employee Morten Dehn and finance specialist Jane Bisgaard.

Fujairah 380 cSt falls in week 5
05 Feb 2016 10:54 GMT
A summary of weekly Fujairah 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Rotterdam Market Report
05 Feb 2016 10:44 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Market Briefing
05 Feb 2016 10:15 GMT
Volatility rules the week (Brent: $34.4).

Singapore 380 cSt weekly price summary
05 Feb 2016 10:03 GMT
A summary of weekly Singapore 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Norbulk orders onboard cat fines test kit
05 Feb 2016 08:38 GMT
New test kit is said to detect catalytic fines in a matter of minutes.

Singapore Market Commentary
05 Feb 2016 08:15 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Hapag-Lloyd BAF down almost 60% since July
04 Feb 2016 11:33 GMT
North East Asia to Australia surcharge is revised downwards again by Europe's fourth-largest container shipping line.

Norwegian firm lands study contract for LNG bunker barge
04 Feb 2016 10:11 GMT
Aqualis Offshore to carry out an engineering study of a newbuild LNG bunker barge that is to operate off the U.S. coast.

Rotterdam Market Report
04 Feb 2016 09:48 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Market Briefing
04 Feb 2016 09:42 GMT
News and rumours rule the direction (Brent: $35.1).

World's first Tier III-compliant high-pressure SCR system is produced
04 Feb 2016 08:53 GMT
SCR system is said to be able to reduce NOx emissions up to 99 percent by using ammonia as a catalyst.

Bunker Index (BIX) statistical summary
04 Feb 2016 08:05 GMT
Key monthly Bunker Index (BIX) data provided in price summary.

Singapore Market Commentary
04 Feb 2016 07:48 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Praxis Market Update
03 Feb 2016 16:05 GMT
Market update from Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Class societies in agreement that covers gas-fuelled ships
03 Feb 2016 15:51 GMT
DNV GL and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping target improving technical standards for the safety of gas-fuelled vessels.

Rotterdam Market Report
03 Feb 2016 12:39 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

WTI vs BIX price comparison
03 Feb 2016 12:11 GMT
Analysis of WTI crude vs the BIX global bunker price during the month of January.

Brent vs BIX price comparison
03 Feb 2016 11:42 GMT
Analysis of Brent crude vs the BIX global bunker price in January.

Singapore MGO vs ICE Gas Oil in January
03 Feb 2016 11:08 GMT
Analysis of Singapore marine gas oil (MGO) and ICE Gas Oil prices in January.

Market Briefing
03 Feb 2016 09:38 GMT
Oil prices under pressure as oil stocks grow and Iran ramps up production (Brent: $32.7).

Singapore Market Commentary
03 Feb 2016 08:37 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Bunker price volatility falls in January
02 Feb 2016 14:32 GMT
January recorded the lowest volatility level since September.

Global Vision Market Report
02 Feb 2016 12:14 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Global bunker average falls for eighth straight month
02 Feb 2016 12:04 GMT
Bunker Index (BIX) monthly average declined by 9.1 percent in January.

Rotterdam Market Report
02 Feb 2016 10:41 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Market Briefing
02 Feb 2016 10:22 GMT
Oil prices drop on lack of Chinese growth, news of record crude output.

Hapag-Lloyd revises bunker charges
02 Feb 2016 09:41 GMT
New surcharges are effective from March 1.

World Fuel Services to hold earnings call
02 Feb 2016 08:25 GMT
Management team to discuss the company's fourth-quarter and full-year results next week.

Singapore Market Commentary
02 Feb 2016 07:41 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.

Shell to sell stake in Shell Refining Company, Malaysia
01 Feb 2016 12:27 GMT
Agreement reached with Malaysian Hengyuan International Ltd (MHIL) for the sale of Shell's 51% shareholding.

Global Vision Market Report
01 Feb 2016 11:56 GMT
Market report from Global Vision Bunkers B.V.

Rotterdam Market Report
01 Feb 2016 11:42 GMT
Market report from Marine Bunkering (Rotterdam) B.V.

Rotterdam's monthly 380 cSt average drops $30 in January
01 Feb 2016 11:01 GMT
Europe's biggest bunker port records new 380 cSt low.

Singapore 380 cSt weekly price summary
01 Feb 2016 10:08 GMT
A summary of weekly Singapore 380 centistoke (cSt) prices.

Market Briefing
01 Feb 2016 09:39 GMT
Another decline in oil rigs; voices of output cut talks ahead (Brent: $35.2).

Vopak completes sale of its share in Thames Oilport
01 Feb 2016 08:25 GMT
Greenergy's stake in Thames Oilport rises to 66.6 percent, whilst Shell retains its existing third share.

Singapore Market Commentary
01 Feb 2016 07:57 GMT
Market commentary from Wired Bunkering.



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