Tankers

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

Tankers

ScorpioTankers

July 18, 2018

Scorpio Tankers announced that it has agreed to sell and leaseback six MR product tankers (STI San Antonio, STI Benicia, STI St. Charles, STI Yorkville,...
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OSG

July 18, 2018

Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) announced that it has signed binding contracts with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Company for the construction of two 50,000 deadweight tons class...
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john-fredriksen

July 13, 2018

Ship Finance International announced that it has agreed to sell the 2007-built jack-up drilling rig Soehanah to an unrelated third party and three 2002-built VLCCs...
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damico

July 13, 2018

d’Amico International Shipping S.A., an international marine transportation company operating in the product tanker market, announces that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers signed a memorandum...
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BW

July 10, 2018

BW Group has entered into a definitive agreement to buy a 36.3% stake in Hafnia Tankers, a shipping company formed by the management team of...
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Stolt-Nielsen

July 6, 2018

Stolt-Nielsen reported unaudited results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2018. (more…)
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VLCC

July 5, 2018

Freight rates have risen over the last quarter on VLCCs and Suezmaxes. However, there have been supply-side shocks which threaten to reduce tonne-mile demand and...
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DHT

July 4, 2018

DHT Holdings announced that it has entered into agreements to install exhaust gas cleaning systems, also know as scrubbers, on twelve of its VLCCs. (more…)
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crude oil export korea

July 4, 2018

The role of the US Atlantic market in clearing crude oil barrels from West Africa and Europe is likely to diminish through August as a...
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pistiolis_top

July 3, 2018

TOP Ships Inc., an international owner and operator of modern, fuel efficient “ECO” tanker vessels currently focusing on the transportation of petroleum products, announced that...
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tanker

July 3, 2018

Americas clean tanker markets are expected to remain in the doldrums inthe third quarter of 2018. (more…)
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Frontline

June 29, 2018

Frontline announced that it has entered into memorandum of agreement (“MOA”) to acquire a 20% ownership interest in Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc., a leading manufacturer...
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aframax1

June 28, 2018

US crude oil exports to the Mediterranean and West European countries have dragged down Aframax rates in these areas, seriously hurting the earnings of shipowners...
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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)

June 28, 2018

Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) has issued its first ever tender to sell a new grade of crude oil in Asia, three industry sources with knowledge...
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VLCC

June 27, 2018

Chinese oil refiners may not be able to import US crude at all if the government goes ahead and levies a 25% tariff on American...
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