Tankers

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

Tankers

Angelicoussis

March 28, 2017

Greece-based shipping company Maran Tankers has been linked to an order of three very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding &...
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Scorpio-Tankers

March 28, 2017

Scorpio Tankers announced today that it plans to offer senior unsecured notes due 2019 in a registered underwritten public offering and simultaneously commence a cash...
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Taylor-Vitol

March 27, 2017

Vitol's annual traded volumes rose 16 percent in 2016 to a new record as the world's largest independent energy trader sold more gasoline and diesel...
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frontline-VLCC

March 27, 2017

Freight rates for very large crude carriers (VLCCs), which fell to a near six-month low on Thursday, will remain weak until the Asian refinery maintenance...
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teekay-tankers

March 24, 2017

The global outlook for crude oil is strong in 2017, but refined oil product stocks need to be drawn down to increase product tanker demand,...
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DHT-funnel-and-logo

March 23, 2017

BW Group Limited and DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) are pleased to jointly announce today the acquisition of BW Group's VLCC fleet by DHT. The fleet...
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vlcc

March 23, 2017

VLCC earnings are likely to come under downward pressure in the medium-term on a combination of a rise in oil stocks, cuts in crude output,...
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Aframax Tanker

March 20, 2017

Weak growth in demand for Aframax tankers is likely to persist this year amid a relatively strong expansion of fleet for the next two years,...
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N-Tsakos

March 20, 2017

TEN, Ltd (TEN) (NYSE: TNP) reported results (unaudited) for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. (more…)
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scf_lng_fuel_tanker

March 20, 2017

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., a leading global shipyard, said Sunday that it secured an order to build four tankers that run on liquefied natural gas...
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george economou

March 17, 2017

George Economou has furthered his tanker investment spree by placing orders for four very large crude carriers at the Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Subic...
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MR-Tanker

March 17, 2017

Freight rates for ships steaming between the UK Continent region and West Africa, basis 37,000 mt, have risen sharply over the last two days, up...
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Malta-flagged Iranian crude oil supertanker "Delvar" is seen anchored off Singapore in this March 1, 2012 file photo. The United States expects countries that buy oil from Iran to further reduce their purchases if they want to avoid U.S. sanctions, a State Department source said on December 5, 2012.  REUTERS/Tim Chong (SINGAPORE - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS ENERGY MARITIME)

March 16, 2017

PetroChina International has bought crude oil from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve — the first such purchase by a Chinese company — in a move...
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vlcc

March 16, 2017

The steady stream of March VLCC loadings of Forties crude at the Hound Point terminal looks set to continue in earnest, despite persistent doubt about...
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Peter Georgiopoulos

March 14, 2017

Gener8 Maritime has taken delivery of its ECO very large crude carrier (VLCC) the Gener8 Ethos, the 20th ship from the company’s 21 ECO newbuilding...
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