Tankers

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

Tankers

ocean-yield

January 17, 2019

Ocean Yield has agreed to acquire a 2016-built Suezmax tanker with a 13-year bareboat charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers. (more…)
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FSL_Torm

January 16, 2019

FSL-25 and FSL-26, wholly-owned subsidiaries of the First Ship Lease Trust and respective owners of the LR2 Product Tankers “Torm Margrethe” (now renamed “FSL Piraeus”)...
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Euronav

January 15, 2019

Euronav announced it has sold the Suezmax vessel Felicity (2009 – 157,667 dwt) to a global supplier and operator of offshore floating platforms. (more…)
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DSME

January 15, 2019

South Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) has clinched a 409.5 billion ($366 million) order to build four units of very large...
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Navig8-Chemical-Tankers

January 14, 2019

VLCC: In the Middle East Gulf, the market came under renewed downward pressure, with 270,000mt to China fixed five points lower at WS 57. (more…)
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pistiolis_top

January 11, 2019

According to reports, Evangelos Pistiolis – led Central Group has ordered four 50,000 dwt MR tanker newbuidlings at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD). (more…)
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vlcc

January 10, 2019

High rates in the Americas for Aframax vessels, which typically carry crude cargoes from the US Gulf Coast to Europe, have charterers looking toward larger...
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oil tanker

January 10, 2019

For the Asian dirty and clean tanker markets, 2018 was a mixed bag that saw a fragile start but only to end on a fairly...
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Nikolas-Tsakos

January 9, 2019

Tsakos Energy Navigation has agreed charter contracts for two of its product tankers. (more…)
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MOL chemical tankers

January 8, 2019

MOL Chemical Tankers and Nordic Tankers announced that Triton, the current sole shareholder of NT, agrees to sell and deliver 100% of shares of NT...
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d'Amico

January 8, 2019

d’Amico Tankers signed a memorandum of agreement and bareboat charter contract for its newbuilding LR1 vessel. (more…)
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DHT

January 7, 2019

DHT Holdings, Inc. announces that its Co-CEOs have relocated to Singapore. The relocation follows changes in the tax law in Norway from 2019 for tax...
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Sovcomflot

January 3, 2019

On 28 December 2018, Sovcomflot (SCF Group) placed an order at Zvezda shipbuilding complex for construction of three new generation product carriers that use cleaner-burning...
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NYK

December 28, 2018

NYK will receive 2 billion yen from Taiyo Life Insurance Company as a green loan to exclusively finance the building of NYK’s first methanol-fueled chemical...
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tanker

December 20, 2018

VLCC and Suezmax freight rates have hit record highs in the fourth quarter of 2018, largely due to US sanctions on Iran being reimposed in...
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