Tankers

This page features all the latest news and developments in tankers and liquid bulk shipping

Tankers

Fredriksen_J

June 26, 2017

Frontline has shelved its plans to purchase its US-based rival Gener8 Maritime, the Wall Street Journal reported. (more…)
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restis-dragnis

June 26, 2017

Greek players have reportedly placed a total of 6 orders at STX Offshore and Shipbuilding, S. Korea. (more…)
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Gener8_Maritime_Gener8_Nautilus_Eco_VLCC

June 26, 2017

Freight rates for very large crude carriers (VLCCs) could creep higher as more ships are chartered for floating storage and crude oil shipments increase ahead...
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patitsas

June 23, 2017

"We are very pleased to welcome a new participant, Atlas Maritime of Greece, to the Navig8 Pools, with the MT Lady M due to join...
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Palmetto-State

June 23, 2017

The hottest trade in the U.S. gasoline market is starting to cool. (more…)
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Hellespont-Phrixos-Papachristidis

June 22, 2017

Hellespont Group appears to have trimmed its tanker fleet, according to brokers. (more…)
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tanker

June 21, 2017

Avin International has emerged as the new owner of two MR2 tankers bought from South Korea’s Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM), according to VesselsValue. (more…)
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vlcc

June 21, 2017

With contracting this year only slightly less subdued than in 2016, there has been a welcome influx of activity in the VLCC sector, which accounts...
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vlcc

June 19, 2017

Freight rates for very large crude carriers (VLCCs), which were supported this week by a shift to using older vessels for floating oil storage, have...
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frontline-VLCC

June 18, 2017

Tanker firm Frontline, controlled by billionaire investor John Fredriksen, expects a growing number of supertankers to be used for storing crude in anticipation of higher...
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The Angleviken Maltese oil tanker sails offshore Saint-Nazaire, western France, on March 10, 2016.   / AFP / LOIC VENANCE        (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)

June 14, 2017

If a single ship can capture the current state of the global oil market, it’s the supertanker Saiq, floating idly about 850 kilometers (530 miles)...
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bahri_HHI

June 13, 2017

Saudi Arabian shipowner Bahri’s fleet of VLCCs has increased to 38 with the delivery of its latest newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI). (more…)
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crude oil export korea

June 13, 2017

The costs to ship fuel and crude oil from Qatar are expected to rise after the United Arab Emirates banned vessels that previously called at...
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vlcc

June 12, 2017

Freight rates for very large crude carriers (VLCCs) face an uncertain week, possibly coming under pressure from a dearth of new Middle East cargoes but...
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Delta

June 9, 2017

According to reports, Greece-based tanker owner Delta Tankers has clinched the acquisition of two suezmax tankers under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries for USD...
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