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Port News - Q2 2011

Seattle welcomes 800th ship in low sulphur fuel program
28 Jun 2011 17:32 GMT
Port initiative is said to have eliminated nearly 500 metric tonnes of sulphur dioxide from local air.

Singapore bunker initiative to begin on July 1st
27 Jun 2011 10:03 GMT
15 percent concession to be granted to ships using scrubber technology or clean fuels.

Three bunker barges added in Sohar
27 Jun 2011 07:17 GMT
Local supplier expands its delivery capacity with three barges.

Singapore light distillate summary
24 Jun 2011 12:47 GMT
Data summary covers onshore stocks of light distillates in Singapore over the last two months.

Singapore middle distillate summary
24 Jun 2011 12:28 GMT
Summary of onshore stocks of middle distillates in Singapore for the last two months.

Singapore fuel oil stock summary
24 Jun 2011 09:58 GMT
Summary of onshore stocks of residues for the last two months.

Houston forecasts 150% container growth by 2030
23 Jun 2011 17:34 GMT
Containerized cargo volumes set to skyrocket as a result of the expansion of the Panama Canal.

Singapore: Highest fuel oil stock rise since February
23 Jun 2011 13:02 GMT
Stockpiles of fuel oil climb 2.8 million barrels during the week up to June 22nd.

Bunker deliveries resume at Hong Kong
23 Jun 2011 08:02 GMT
Hong Kong is placed under Storm Signal No. 1 as strong winds continue to weaken.

Gladstone barge back in service in July
22 Jun 2011 08:08 GMT
Supplier says its bunker delivery vessel is expected to be operating again in early July.

GOIL signs bunkering agreement
21 Jun 2011 14:18 GMT
Agreement will enable GOIL to provide a bunkering service to clients at Sekondi Naval Base.

Rotterdam terminal raises capacity
20 Jun 2011 20:47 GMT
Storage facility to expand with the addition of five new storage tanks.

Mobile terminal to be completed in July
20 Jun 2011 16:56 GMT
Additional 770,000 barrels of storage capacity is expected to be ready by next month.

Fujairah refinery 'significant and vital'
20 Jun 2011 14:51 GMT
OAPEC says the project to build a US$3 billion refinery in Fujairah is one of Abu Dhabi's strategic initiatives.

Singapore: Lowest fuel oil stocks since February
16 Jun 2011 19:53 GMT
Stockpiles of fuel oil plummet to their lowest level in four months in the week up to 15th June.

Miami plans cruise facility upgrade
16 Jun 2011 08:28 GMT
US port aiming to construct a terminal that can accommodate more than one cruise vessel.

Clean air initiative shows 'significant improvement'
15 Jun 2011 06:58 GMT
Newly released report documents progress made in reducing air emissions.

New 380-cst sales record in Singapore
14 Jun 2011 09:15 GMT
Sales volumes rise 11.5 percent as Singapore's best-selling fuel grade reaches a new high.

Hong Kong: Association calls for mandatory fuel switch
13 Jun 2011 15:21 GMT
Managing director says all vessels should be forced to burn low sulphur fuel when berthed at Hong Kong.

Chemoil terminal to be completed by Q3 2012
13 Jun 2011 07:44 GMT
Supplier says it expects the expansion of its Fujairah storage facility to be completed 'on target'.

Fujairah Terminal to lease storage capacity
10 Jun 2011 14:14 GMT
Interested parties are invited to submit information by June 14th.

BORCO awards storage tank project
10 Jun 2011 10:11 GMT
US$40 million project includes the construction of 14 oil storage tanks in Freeport.

Equity fund to invest in Argos Terminals
09 Jun 2011 16:20 GMT
Agreement reached for private equity fund to acquire majority stake in Rotterdam terminal operator.

Singapore fuel oil stocks up 0.3m barrels
09 Jun 2011 13:18 GMT
Stockpiles of fuel oil rise in Singapore in the week up to 8th June.

Fuel oil offered at Kish Island
09 Jun 2011 07:27 GMT
Approximately 35,000 tonnes of fuel oil is reported to have been offered at the Persian Gulf island.

Singapore group acquires bunker tanker
08 Jun 2011 14:24 GMT
Tanker newbuild to carry our bunker deliveries in the Singapore market.

Antwerp to reward green ships
08 Jun 2011 13:28 GMT
Port of Antwerp to grant discount on tonnage dues to the most eco-friendly vessels.

Pakistan: Fuel oil imports up in May
07 Jun 2011 19:57 GMT
Import volumes rise from three-year low in May, according to official data.

Aegean expands ARA market fleet
07 Jun 2011 06:13 GMT
Double-hull barge to operate in the Antwerp-Rotterdam-Amsterdam region.

Loadings up for Lithuanian terminal
06 Jun 2011 16:51 GMT
Terminal records rise in loadings and sales revenue in May.

Fuel oil clean up operation at Chittagong
06 Jun 2011 14:12 GMT
Salvage and waste removal vessels carry out clean up operation at Bangladesh's largest port.

Singapore fuel oil stocks down 1.5m barrels
03 Jun 2011 13:18 GMT
Stockpiles fall for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Ilyichevsk bunkering halted due to spill
03 Jun 2011 11:27 GMT
Local authorities prohibit bunker deliveries at Ilyichevsk.

Agreement to build Malaysia oil terminal
02 Jun 2011 15:10 GMT
Terminal to have an initial storage capacity of around 1.3 million cubic metres.

Vopak to build Panama oil terminal
02 Jun 2011 14:55 GMT
Tank operator to build storage capacity for oil products at Bahía Las Minas.

Rotterdam 380-cst average down $30 in May
02 Jun 2011 09:17 GMT
Average monthly 380-centistoke price falls 4.7 percent at Europe's top bunker port in May.

Fujairah 380-cst average down 4.4% in May
02 Jun 2011 09:01 GMT
Average 380-cst price plummets $30 per tonne at the Middle East's leading bunker port.

Full bunker operations resume at Buenaventura
01 Jun 2011 07:06 GMT
Bunkers International offering IFO and MGO at the Pacific Coast port following supply disruption.

Aegean launches bunker service in Tenerife
01 Jun 2011 06:44 GMT
Supplier to use two existing double-hull tankers in Las Palmas to serve Tenerife.

Singapore 380-cst average falls $36 in May
31 May 2011 14:31 GMT
Average 380-centistoke price decreases for the first time since September 2010.

New physical supplier in Ust-Dunaysk
31 May 2011 11:24 GMT

Singapore fuel oil stocks fall 0.8m barrels
26 May 2011 13:16 GMT
Stockpiles fall from their highest level in three weeks in Singapore.

Shoreside power installation update
26 May 2011 09:31 GMT
Update on prototype project to power RoPax ferry at the port of Oslo.

US firm to build Texas marine terminal
23 May 2011 07:09 GMT
Project to develop 1.5 million barrels of storage capacity by the fourth quarter of 2012.

Agreement to develop Johor oil terminal
23 May 2011 06:33 GMT
Project forms part of plan to develop Southeast Johor into a regional oil and gas hub.

NedStore begins terminal development
20 May 2011 08:02 GMT
Dutch storage firm begins the first phase of its liquid bulk construction project.

Singapore fuel oil stocks up 1.5m barrels
19 May 2011 14:21 GMT
Stockpiles rise following two consecutive weeks of declines.

Greece braced for disruption to fuel supplies
19 May 2011 11:38 GMT
Local strike is expected to lead to supply issues in the Greek bunker market.

Odfjell in terminal ownership deal
18 May 2011 18:53 GMT
Equity firm to acquire stake in Rotterdam and Houston storage terminals.

Piraeus MGO below $900, first time since Feb
18 May 2011 13:53 GMT
MGO price in Piraeus falls below the $900 per tonne mark for the first time in almost three months.

Houston emissions four times higher than California
17 May 2011 09:41 GMT
Study says clean fuel regulations have been effective in reducing sulphur pollution in California.

Singapore sales fall 7.7 percent in April
13 May 2011 10:07 GMT
500-centistoke sales record largest year-on-year decline since November 2009.

Singapore fuel oil stocks fall 3.7 percent
12 May 2011 13:16 GMT
Stockpiles fall for the second consecutive week after peaking at the end of April.

Crude oil discharged from Gothenburg
11 May 2011 14:18 GMT
Crude oil stored in underground cavern to be exported abroad for the first time.

Port Dickson fuel oil leak contained
11 May 2011 10:07 GMT
Shell says the clean-up operation at its Port Dickson refinery is now under control.

Venezuela: Product availability update
09 May 2011 18:05 GMT
Latest update on product availability in Venezuelan ports.

Europoort terminal fully booked for 2011
09 May 2011 07:34 GMT
Terminal capacity at oil storage facility is 100 percent let until the end of the year.

Singapore fuel oil stocks fall 6 percent
05 May 2011 14:56 GMT
Stockpiles fall from their highest level since September 2010 in the seven days up to May 4th.

Rotterdam 380-cst average up 50% since September
05 May 2011 07:18 GMT
Average monthly 380-centistoke price rises by $43 per tonne at Europe's top bunker port in April.

Fujairah 380-cst average up 6.5% in April
04 May 2011 14:02 GMT
Average 380-cst price climbs for the seventh consecutive month at the Middle East's leading bunker port.

Singapore 380-cst average up $36 in April
04 May 2011 11:48 GMT
Average 380-centistoke price in Singapore rises 5.7 percent month-on-month.

Venezuela: Product availability update
04 May 2011 07:12 GMT
Latest update on product availability in Venezuelan ports.

Singapore fuel oil stocks hit 7-month high
28 Apr 2011 13:21 GMT
Stockpiles rise to their highest level since September 2010 in the seven days up to April 27th.

Singapore voted best seaport in Asia
28 Apr 2011 06:41 GMT
World's leading bunker port wins award for the 23rd time.

MOBC stops bunkering due to odours
27 Apr 2011 07:37 GMT
Bunkering operations are suspended as local authority issues supplier with stop order.

Brightoil and Unipec eye Fujairah storage - source
27 Apr 2011 06:41 GMT
Oil firms are reportedly seeking to build storage capacity at the Middle East hub.

Singapore fuel oil stocks up 7.2 percent
21 Apr 2011 12:57 GMT
Stockpiles rise to their highest level since September in the seven days up to April 20th.

First Aframax loads fuel oil at Ust-Luga
20 Apr 2011 10:37 GMT
Vessel is the first Aframax to load fuel oil from Ust-Luga's new oil product terminal.

Russian supplier announces expansion plans
19 Apr 2011 07:54 GMT
Bunker company expands tanker fleet in north west Russia and reveals new revenue stream for 2011.

Aegean to launch bunker service in Panama
19 Apr 2011 06:34 GMT
Aegean Marine Petroleum expects to commence supply operations in Panama by the end of Q2 2011.

Gasnor pulls out of LNG project
18 Apr 2011 07:44 GMT
Gasnor A/S decides to withdraw from project to bring LNG bunkering to the port of Gothenburg.

Seattle: Cruise bunker volumes set to fall in 2011
15 Apr 2011 19:12 GMT
Cruise bunkering season gets underway at Seattle with dip in bunker volumes expected.

Singapore sales rise 7.7 percent in March
14 Apr 2011 07:51 GMT
First quarter sales volumes exceed 10 million tonnes for the first time in Singapore.

Aegean to launch service in two new markets
13 Apr 2011 05:51 GMT
Bunker supplier says it expects to establish operations in two additional markets later this year.

CYE Petrol launching Danube service
12 Apr 2011 15:31 GMT
Turkish firm to launch its new bunker supply operation next week.

Shell plans to convert Clyde refinery
12 Apr 2011 09:38 GMT
Oil major intends to convert bunker-producing facility into fuel import hub.

Local authority to supply at Stornoway
12 Apr 2011 08:49 GMT
Decision to supply at Western Isles port follows discussions with port authority.

Gothenburg to reimburse clean fuel users
11 Apr 2011 13:47 GMT
Ships using 0.1 sulphur fuel in port waters will be compensated for the increase in bunker costs.

Singapore fuel oil stocks jump 11.2 percent
08 Apr 2011 15:41 GMT
Stockpiles rise to their highest level since December in the seven days up to April 6th.

Rotterdam 380-cst average up 7.3% in March
01 Apr 2011 15:31 GMT
Average 380-centistoke price rises by $41 per tonne at Europe's top bunker port.

Fujairah 380-cst average up 43% since September
01 Apr 2011 10:02 GMT
Average 380-cst price rises for the sixth consecutive month at the Middle East's leading bunker port.





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