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Home » News » Port News - Q4 2011


Port News - Q4 2011

Chile: Bunkering to halt for 21 hours
30 Dec 2011 14:22 GMT
Central Zone ports to close for New Year celebrations.

Throughout rise for Rotterdam in 2011
29 Dec 2011 15:42 GMT
Cargo throughput increases by 3 million tonnes in 2011.

Fuel oil stocks fall to 11-week low in Singapore
29 Dec 2011 10:18 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil in Singapore decrease to their lowest level since October 12th.

Appointment of Hans Smits extended to 2014
27 Dec 2011 10:56 GMT
Port of Rotterdam extends the appointment of its current CEO by one year.

Antwerp to raise port dues in 2012
27 Dec 2011 10:31 GMT
Discount on port dues will still apply to ships with an Environmental Ship Index of 31 points or more.

Rotterdam and Antwerp to cooperate on pipelines
27 Dec 2011 10:05 GMT
Agreement to work together to reinforce the pipeline infrastructure between the two ports.

Rubis to expand Rotterdam storage capacity
23 Dec 2011 10:13 GMT
Agreement signed for Rubis Terminals and Cargill to raise their capacity at Europe's leading bunker port.

Novorossiysk fuel oil terminal opening 'soon'
21 Dec 2011 09:26 GMT
New Black Sea fuel oil facility is due to open shortly, according to an executive at one of the port's shareholders.

Financing arranged for Fujairah terminal
20 Dec 2011 08:08 GMT
$61 million tranche to help finance the construction of the Socar Aurora Fujairah Terminal.

New reporting procedures in Singapore
19 Dec 2011 15:05 GMT
Notification of arrival required at least 12 hours prior to the arrival of vessels less than 300 GT.

BP opens Brisbane bunker terminal
15 Dec 2011 14:51 GMT
New marine fuel facility includes storage tanks with 30,000 tonnes of storage capacity.

Middle distillate stocks fall in Singapore
15 Dec 2011 14:35 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates decline for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks fall to 9-week low in Singapore
15 Dec 2011 10:33 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil in Singapore decrease to their lowest level since October 12th.

Le Havre to reward clean ships
14 Dec 2011 15:48 GMT
French port to reward the most environmentally-friendly ships with a reduction on port dues.

Naming ceremony for world's largest gas-fuelled ferry
14 Dec 2011 13:43 GMT

Singapore achieves 2 billion GT in vessel arrival tonnage
13 Dec 2011 13:13 GMT
New milestone for Singapore as annual vessel arrival tonnage surpasses 2 billion gross tonnes for the first time.

Fuel oil stocks fall 2.6 percent in Singapore
08 Dec 2011 10:32 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil remain in the 17-18 million barrels range for the fifth consecutive week.

Rosneft signs Nakhodka supply agreement
08 Dec 2011 09:11 GMT
Bunker firm signs an exclusive contract to deliver marine fuel to a client in Far East Russia.

Port of Rotterdam signs strategic agreement
07 Dec 2011 14:50 GMT
Partnership will aim to develop cargo volumes between Rotterdam and Primorsk in addition to other markets.

Bominflot: Christmas closure dates
06 Dec 2011 10:47 GMT
Supplier notifies clients regarding the temporary shutdown of its supply operations during the Christmas and New Year period.

Expansion plans at Jebel Ali
06 Dec 2011 07:16 GMT
UAE port to be expanded with an additional 4 million TEU capacity.

Fuel oil stocks up 3.2 percent in Singapore
02 Dec 2011 14:31 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil rise to their second-highest level in four weeks in Singapore.

Fujairah 380-cst average up $28 in November
02 Dec 2011 08:40 GMT
380-cst average climbs to record the highest monthly average of the year so far in Fujairah.

Singapore 380-cst average hits 40-month high
02 Dec 2011 08:22 GMT
380-cst average jumps to highest level since crude reached record high in July 2008.

Colombian firm completes first month as supplier
01 Dec 2011 12:02 GMT
Bunker firm selling all major grades of fuel at a number of Colombian ports.

Aegean launches Fnideq Anchorage operation
30 Nov 2011 12:54 GMT
Supplier commences new bunker supply operation in North Morocco.

Pakistan: Supplier reveals expansion plans
28 Nov 2011 08:42 GMT
Bunker firm to expand existing fleet of bunker delivery vessels.

LA eyes participation in clean ship program
25 Nov 2011 13:51 GMT
Los Angeles port staff look set to submit recommendations for participation in global clean ship initiative.

Aegean quoting only 3.5% in Fujairah
25 Nov 2011 10:31 GMT
Supplier now only quoting fuel oil with a maximum sulphur content of 3.5% to clients at the port of Fujairah.

Middle distillate stocks fall 6.9 percent
24 Nov 2011 13:28 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates have dropped in four out of the last five weeks in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks decline in Singapore
24 Nov 2011 10:44 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil fall to their lowest level in six weeks in Singapore.

Baltic Oil buys terminal in Denmark
22 Nov 2011 12:49 GMT
UK firm says acquisition is a 'substantial step forward' in the fulfilment of its strategy.

MPA issues 3.5% sulphur reminder
22 Nov 2011 06:49 GMT
Bunker players reminded that they will need to use fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 3.5% in 2012.

Cargo terminal opens at Port Everglades
21 Nov 2011 08:24 GMT
Expansion aimed at ensuring that the port is able to handle future growth in container traffic.

LNG-powered barge to launch in Rotterdam
18 Nov 2011 15:31 GMT

Rotterdam patrol boats to run on biofuels
18 Nov 2011 14:41 GMT
Port authority launches trial with patrol boats powered by hydrotreated vegetable oil.

Middle distillate stocks climb 15 percent
17 Nov 2011 13:11 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates rise from a three-year low in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks up in Singapore
17 Nov 2011 10:22 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil rise from their lowest level in four weeks in Singapore.

Swedish suppliers sign up to clean fuel initiative
16 Nov 2011 09:04 GMT
Bunker companies to be compensated for running vessels on fuel containing a maximum of 0.1% sulphur.

CEPSA ready for 3.5% sulphur regulation
14 Nov 2011 13:29 GMT
CEPSA Marine Fuels says it is ready to begin offering 3.5% fuels at all the ports where it supplies.

Singapore: 500-cst sales fall 17.7 percent
14 Nov 2011 08:21 GMT
Largest 2011 drop in 500-cst sales overshadows volume increase for 380-cst and MGO.

Oiltanking announces Houston expansion
11 Nov 2011 16:46 GMT
Terminal operator to add one million barrels of oil storage capacity in Houston.

Fuel oil stocks fall 7 percent in Singapore
10 Nov 2011 15:51 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil decline to their lowest level in four weeks in Singapore.

Houston moves forward with black oil terminal
08 Nov 2011 15:17 GMT
Port approves 25-year lease agreement and gives construction permit the green light.

Ust-Luga to load first Russian crude cargo
08 Nov 2011 10:02 GMT
State-owned oil firm offers 100,000-tonne parcel for loading at the end of November.

Hong Kong to host emissions forum this week
08 Nov 2011 06:16 GMT
Free event to discuss the reduction of ship emissions in the Hong Kong and Pearl River Delta region.

Alinda acquires Houston Fuel Oil Terminal Company
04 Nov 2011 15:21 GMT
ArcLight affiliate sells 100 percent stake in US Gulf black oil facility.

Singapore: Fuel oil stocks up 0.5m barrels
03 Nov 2011 11:03 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil rise for the third consecutive week in Singapore.

Colombian firm to start bunkering in November
03 Nov 2011 06:46 GMT
Supplier to carry out bunker deliveries in the north of the country.

Rotterdam 380-cst average dips $2 in October
01 Nov 2011 12:38 GMT
Average monthly 380-centistoke price declines slightly at Europe's leading bunker port in October.

Fujairah 380-cst average climbs $5 in October
31 Oct 2011 16:07 GMT
380-cst average rises for the first time since July at the Middle East's leading bunker hub.

Singapore 380-cst average up $16 in October
31 Oct 2011 15:47 GMT
380-cst average jumps to second-highest level in three years at the world's leading bunker port.

Middle distillates fall 11 percent
27 Oct 2011 12:51 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates fall to a five-month low in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks up 5 percent in Singapore
27 Oct 2011 11:05 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil rise for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Supplier resumes activities in Far East Russia
27 Oct 2011 10:02 GMT
Bunker firm carrying out deliveries in Far East Russia after having been out of the market since 2010.

Hong Kong to consider ECA for ocean-going ships
25 Oct 2011 13:14 GMT
Hong Kong looks set to push for regulations requiring ocean-going vessels to switch to using cleaner fuel.

Wilhelmsen launches Strait of Gibraltar initiative
24 Oct 2011 08:24 GMT
New 'Straits Solution' will enable operators to make more than one port call and pay just one agency fee.

Agreement to build Rotterdam oil terminal
21 Oct 2011 13:22 GMT
New terminal to be used to store crude oil and oil products from Primorsk and other Baltic ports.

Fuel oil stocks up 1.7 percent in Singapore
20 Oct 2011 12:41 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil rise for the first time in three weeks in Singapore.

OW to host ECA seminar in Singapore
20 Oct 2011 07:19 GMT
Free seminar to focus on the challenges posed by the 2015 sulphur emission regulations.

Venezuela: Product availability update
19 Oct 2011 16:20 GMT
Latest update on product availability in Venezuelan ports.

Singapore: Report advises on action to reduce accidents
19 Oct 2011 12:58 GMT
Safety and environmental protection in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore 'could further improve', says shipping body.

Seattle: Cruise bunker volumes set to rise in 2012
18 Oct 2011 08:31 GMT
Projected rise in cruise ship calls bodes well for next year's cruise bunkering season.

VTTI appoints MD in Cyprus
14 Oct 2011 14:04 GMT
Terminal operator selects professional with 25 years' managerial experience in the oil industry.

Middle distillates drop to 20-week low
13 Oct 2011 13:24 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates fall for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks down 1 percent in Singapore
13 Oct 2011 13:02 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil fall for the second consecutive week, according to latest industry data.

Bunker sales down 6.5 percent in Singapore
13 Oct 2011 08:38 GMT
Sales at the world's leading bunker port decrease by 246,900 tonnes in September.

Investment plan for APM Terminals in Gothenburg
12 Oct 2011 10:01 GMT
Terminal operator to roll out US$115 million investment programme over the next five years.

Marine terminal database launched in UAE
12 Oct 2011 09:28 GMT
Free system aims to help with ship compatibility issues and improve operational safety.

VTTI to build bunker storage in Algeciras
10 Oct 2011 14:08 GMT
Terminal operator says new facility will be a 'much more efficient alternative' to floating storage in Gibraltar.

Hong Kong to host ship emissions forum
07 Oct 2011 14:57 GMT
Government-funded event to focus on reducing emissions in the Hong Kong-Pearl River Delta region.

New bunker supplier in Gabon
06 Oct 2011 16:51 GMT
Supplier offering marine gasoil at two West African ports.

Fuel oil stocks drop to eight-month low
06 Oct 2011 14:41 GMT
Stocks of fuel oil plummet 14 percent in Singapore.

Oiltanking to expand storage capacity
05 Oct 2011 09:32 GMT
Terminal operator is set to increase the storage capacity of its facility in Terneuzen.

London Gateway to open in 2013
05 Oct 2011 08:42 GMT
New UK port and logistics centre is scheduled to be launched in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Rotterdam 380-cst average climbs $2 in September
03 Oct 2011 17:34 GMT
Average monthly 380-centistoke price up slightly at Europe's leading bunker port in September.

Bunkering suspended in Hong Kong
03 Oct 2011 10:28 GMT
Bunker deliveries are halted as Hong Kong is placed under storm signal number 3.

Singapore 380-cst average dips $1 in September
03 Oct 2011 07:35 GMT
Marginal monthly decrease for average 380-centistoke price in Singapore.





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