Tankers

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

Tankers

Tanker

May 26, 2020

The waters off the South African oil storage terminal at Saldanha Bay are getting busy. (more…)
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aframax1

May 26, 2020

A recent drop in Americas Aframax freight rates has sparked charterer inquiry and fixing activity for the US Gulf Coast-UK Continent/Mediterranean route, despite closed oil...
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tanker

May 25, 2020

Geopolitical tensions have now eased, leaving freight rates to feel the full effects of the weak underlying market and falling demand. Tanker shipping looks set...
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Euronav-TI-Hellas

May 22, 2020

Leading tanker operator Euronav is well positioned for the aftermath of the floating storage boom regardless of the pace of change in oil on water,...
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FILE PHOTO - The Nord Steady, a chemical/oil tanker, anchors before mooring at a Vancouver-area Chevron refinery in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada November 17, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

May 21, 2020

Canadian and Alaskan crude that normally travels to the U.S. West Coast is finding a market in China, where demand is almost back to pre-pandemic...
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frontline

May 21, 2020

Frontline reported unaudited results for the three months ended March 31, 2020. (more…)
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saudi_aramco

May 20, 2020

Saudi Aramco in April shipped crude cargoes three times from its leased storage in Okinawa, Japan, to China’s Zhoushan using the same VLCC, signaling China’s...
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May 18, 2020

One of the oil market’s most obvious signs of oversupply — millions of barrels being stored on tankers all over the world — is showing...
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thun

May 15, 2020

Thun Tankers has ordered a second product tanker designed to maximize capacity when resting safely on the bottom. (more…)
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bantry_bay_terminal

May 15, 2020

A cluster of ships with American oil has been heading to a small terminal in southern Ireland as buyers search for places to store crude...
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TORM

May 14, 2020

The High Court has approved a reduction of TORM plc’s share premium account by USD 900m under section 648 of the Companies Act 2006. (more…)
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pistiolis_top

May 13, 2020

TOP Ships has acquired three Medium Range (MR) tankers that are being built at the Hyundai Mipo shipyard in South Korea. (more…)
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LR1-Tanker

May 13, 2020

Several spot tankers’ freight deals to deliver around half a million mt of gasoil and jet fuel into Europe have been cancelled in the last...
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Euronav-TI-Hellas

May 12, 2020

Euronav announced it has sold the VLCC TI Hellas (2005 – 319,254 dwt) for USD 38.1 million. (more…)
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MISC Berhad

May 11, 2020

MISC announced its financial results for the financial period ended 31 March 2020: Financial Highlights: • Group revenue for the quarter ended 31 March 2020...
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