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Home » News » Port News - Q1 2012


Port News - Q1 2012

Fujairah 380-cst average up 1.2% in March
30 Mar 2012 14:53 GMT
Average 380-cst price rises by $9 per tonne at the Middle East's leading bunker port.

Singapore 380-cst average up $2 in March
30 Mar 2012 11:22 GMT
Monthly average tops the $720 per tonne mark for the third month in a row.

Fuel oil stocks rise again in Singapore
29 Mar 2012 11:28 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise above 23 million barrels for the first time since April 2011 in Singapore.

Construction agreement signed for Cyprus terminal
28 Mar 2012 13:11 GMT

Dual-fuel engine selected for green ship project
27 Mar 2012 06:33 GMT
Eco-friendly vessel to operate at the port of Incheon towards the end of this year.

Sinopec to store fuel in Fujairah
23 Mar 2012 15:23 GMT
Refiner could take over 200,000 cubic metres of tank storage by 2014, government official says.

Middle distillates rise above 11 million barrels
22 Mar 2012 12:52 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates increase to almost make up the previous week's losses in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks up in Singapore
22 Mar 2012 10:31 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise for the second consecutive week in Singapore.

Fujairah terminal on track for September completion
21 Mar 2012 08:49 GMT
First phase of 1.2 million cubic metre storage terminal is on course to be completed within six months.

Middle distillates fall below 11 million barrels
16 Mar 2012 11:53 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates decrease to their lowest level in five weeks in Singapore.

New bunker supply operation in Jamaica
15 Mar 2012 13:41 GMT
Supplier offering a full range of fuel grades with delivery around the island of Jamaica.

Cargo volume record for New York & New Jersey
14 Mar 2012 10:24 GMT
All-time record bodes well for bunker suppliers at the largest port on the US East Coast.

First cargo 'on its way' to Fujairah terminal
14 Mar 2012 06:37 GMT
First cargo of fuel oil is set to arrive within the next two weeks at the new Socar Aurora Fujairah Terminal.

ENOC launches lube plant in Fujairah
13 Mar 2012 14:49 GMT
New facility will have the capacity to produce over 250,000 tonnes of lubricants and greases by 2014.

Saving fuel with Europe's first hybrid tug
13 Mar 2012 13:21 GMT
Eco-friendly tug is due to be officially launched in the second quarter of 2012.

Singapore: Lowest bunker sales since Feb 2010
13 Mar 2012 07:13 GMT
Bunker sales in Singapore decline by 15.7 percent to their lowest level in 24 months.

Fuel oil stocks surge in East China
09 Mar 2012 10:33 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise to over 1 million tonnes in coastal province.

EPA coordinator sent to St Croix
09 Mar 2012 08:55 GMT
Coordinator to oversee activities at the recently closed Hovensa refinery complex.

Middle distillates: Second-highest stocks in 20 weeks
08 Mar 2012 10:42 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates increase to their second-highest level since October in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks fall from 9-month high
08 Mar 2012 10:03 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil decrease for the first time in four weeks in Singapore.

Singapore: LNG bunkering may be limited by domestic demand
05 Mar 2012 15:44 GMT
The amount of LNG required to meet domestic demand will determine how much is available for bunkering, says CEO.

Up to US$180 million investment for BORCO
02 Mar 2012 13:31 GMT
Parent company says it plans to invest up to US$180 million to upgrade its terminal facility in the Bahamas.

Fujairah 380-cst average up 1.4% in February
01 Mar 2012 15:48 GMT
Average 380-cst price in February is $13 per tonne higher than in July 2008, when crude reached record highs.

Highest fuel oil stocks since May 2011
01 Mar 2012 13:27 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise for the third consecutive week in Singapore.

Rotterdam 380-cst average up $20 in February
01 Mar 2012 08:53 GMT
Monthly 380-centistoke price surpasses July 2008 average at Europe's leading bunker port.

Istanbul bunker sales up 12.5%, says chairman
28 Feb 2012 13:41 GMT
Sales of marine fuel are said to have risen by 200,000 tonnes at Turkey's leading bunker port in 2011.

Bill seeks to make tax exemption permanent
27 Feb 2012 14:37 GMT
New bill is aimed at avoiding problems related to the expiry of a partial sales tax exemption on the purchase of bunker fuel.

Bunker spill in US Gulf
27 Feb 2012 07:51 GMT
Approximately 4,000 gallons of diesel fuel is spilled as vessel runs aground.

Highest fuel oil stocks in 40 weeks
23 Feb 2012 10:51 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise by over 2 million barrels in Singapore.

Q2 completion for Panama fuel terminal
22 Feb 2012 16:52 GMT
New tank farm facility is expected to be completed during the second quarter of 2012, according to reports.

International Bunkering launches Singapore office
22 Feb 2012 10:26 GMT
Dubai senior trader heads new operation in Singapore.

OW Bunker reports Pacific Islands growth
21 Feb 2012 12:04 GMT
Increase in demand is said to be a result of growth in Australia-Asia trade.

New bunker supplier in Turkey
21 Feb 2012 10:07 GMT
Turkish firm now operating as a physical supplier of MGO in the Marmara region.

Tangier fuel terminal inaugurated
20 Feb 2012 10:19 GMT
Ceremony marks the official opening of the new storage terminal in northern Morocco.

Hamburg aims to promote LNG fuel
17 Feb 2012 07:19 GMT
German port signs agreement to carry out a feasibility study into the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Second-highest fuel oil stocks in 20 weeks
16 Feb 2012 13:57 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise to remain at over 19 million barrels for the third consecutive week in Singapore.

Bunker firm appoints trader in Singapore
13 Feb 2012 17:43 GMT
Experienced Singapore trader begins new role with immediate effect.

Tangier terminal to focus on bunkering
13 Feb 2012 14:41 GMT
Principal activity for new facility will be onshore and offshore bunkering.

'Ice-free' bunkering in Georgia
13 Feb 2012 06:50 GMT
Supplier says that despite adverse weather conditions the company is continuing to provide ice-free bunkering.

Middle distillates up in Singapore
09 Feb 2012 11:11 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates increase to their highest level since 18th January in Singapore.

Fuel oil stocks fall from 18-week high
09 Feb 2012 10:28 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil dip 1.1 percent in Singapore.

Bunkering 'impossible' in Hamburg
08 Feb 2012 10:23 GMT
Supplier says icy conditions are making the majority of bunker deliveries extremely difficult to carry out.

Rotterdam: Fewer VLCCs loaded fuel oil in 2011
06 Feb 2012 17:24 GMT
The number of VLCCs loading fuel oil falls 11.4 percent, whilst fuel oil tonnage is down 9.2 percent.

Rotterdam 380-cst average up $52 in January
06 Feb 2012 13:04 GMT
Average monthly 380-centistoke price hits 42-month high at Europe's leading bunker port.

Fujairah: 380-cst average higher than in July 2008
03 Feb 2012 14:03 GMT
January 380-cst average surpasses the level recorded in July 2008, when crude reached record highs.

Singapore 380-cst average surges $61 in January
03 Feb 2012 10:46 GMT
Monthly average tops the $700 per tonne mark for the first time since July 2008.

Fuel oil stocks rise to 18-week high
02 Feb 2012 15:37 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil surge 8.7 percent in Singapore.

Coast Guard monitors fuel spill incident
02 Feb 2012 07:23 GMT
US Coast Guard continues to coordinate with Maersk ship in response to fuel leak in Savannah.

Antwerp records rise in annual ship calls
27 Jan 2012 09:02 GMT
Positive news for bunker suppliers as the number of seagoing ships calling at Antwerp rises by 3.1%.

Bominflot launches Sagunto supply operation
27 Jan 2012 06:55 GMT
Bunker firm expands its supply network in Spain with new delivery location in the province of Valencia.

Middle distillates down in Singapore
26 Jan 2012 13:08 GMT
Inventories of middle distillates decrease to their lowest level in five weeks in Singapore.

Highest rise in fuel oil stocks for 11 months
26 Jan 2012 12:53 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil surge in Singapore.

Deadline date for GHG grant applicants
25 Jan 2012 08:45 GMT
Companies have just over three weeks to apply for funding to invest in projects aimed at reducing greenhouse gases.

Cargo volumes up in St Petersburg
23 Jan 2012 10:47 GMT
Russian port records a 9 percent increase in cargo volumes in 2011.

Brightoil pleased with second place
20 Jan 2012 14:38 GMT
Chairman 'delighted' that Brightoil was ranked the second-largest bunker supplier in Singapore last year.

Fuel oil stocks at lowest level in over two years
19 Jan 2012 18:31 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil plummet 6 percent in Singapore.

Seattle handles over 2 million TEUs in 2011
19 Jan 2012 08:28 GMT
Over 2 million containers move through Seattle for the third consecutive year.

Supplier resumes bunker operations in Libya
16 Jan 2012 06:11 GMT
Bunker firm now delivering marine fuel at four Libyan ports.

Fuel oil stocks up slightly in Singapore
13 Jan 2012 13:58 GMT
Marginal rise as inventory levels remain below 16.5 million barrels for the second consecutive week.

Companies pledge commitment to green shipping
13 Jan 2012 08:39 GMT
Fifteen organizations sign up to Green Pledge initiative.

Singapore bunker sales up 5.6% in 2011
12 Jan 2012 17:22 GMT
New annual sales record for the world's leading bunker port.

Tesoro to sell Hawaii operations
11 Jan 2012 07:06 GMT
Deal set to include the sale of Tesoro's fuel transportation network and bunker-producing refinery.

Kinder Morgan buys stake in black oil terminal
09 Jan 2012 08:48 GMT
Fifty percent stake in Houston storage firm is sold to a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan Energy Partners.

Fujairah government invests in terminal project
09 Jan 2012 07:05 GMT
The government of Fujairah is reported to have acquired a stake in a new oil storage facility.

Fujairah 380-cst average falls $10 in December
03 Jan 2012 12:34 GMT
Monthly 380-cst average ends the year at second-highest level since August 2008.

Singapore 380-cst average falls $21 in December
03 Jan 2012 10:18 GMT
380-cst average declines by 3.1 percent at the world's leading bunker port.





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