Tankers

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

Tankers

pdvsa

May 24, 2019

German shipping firm Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has moved to legally detain three of Venezuelan PDVSA’s oil tankers to collect on late payments owed to...
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oil_tanker

May 22, 2019

Not since 2005 have the world’s insurers considered shipping in the Persian Gulf so dangerous for oil tankers. (more…)
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tanker

May 21, 2019

A unit of asset management firm Carlyle Group LP this week will appeal to the Trump administration to guarantee a two-year approval of its South...
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Maersk

May 20, 2019

Maersk Product Tankers has entered a sale and leaseback agreement for four MR vessels built in 2015 and 2016 with the Industrial and Commercial Bank...
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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)

May 16, 2019

Russia’s efforts to resolve an unprecedented oil-contamination crisis suffered a setback as the nation loaded another tainted cargo from a port in the Baltic Sea,...
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US_Iran

May 16, 2019

U.S. officials believe Iran encouraged Houthi militants or Iraq-based Shi’ite militias to carry out Sunday’s attacks on four tankers near the Strait of Hormuz, two...
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SCF

May 16, 2019

PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), a world leader in energy shipping and offshore services to the oil and gas industry, reported its results for the first...
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SAUDI-OIL-EMIRATES-TANKER

May 15, 2019

The U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia said Washington should take what he called “reasonable responses short of war” after it had determined who was behind...
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TORM

May 15, 2019

”TORM’s results in the first quarter reflect the Company’s strong operating performance in a product tanker market where a significant recovery started in the fourth...
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vlcc

May 14, 2019

The lingering oversupply of vessels in the VLCC market has left shipowners weighing options to either idle, reduce sailing speed extensively or take on only...
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Thun

May 13, 2019

Thun Tankers took delivery of its first L-Class and second E-Class tankers on May 9. (more…)
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damico-eco-tanker

May 10, 2019

The Board of Directors of d’Amico International Shipping, a leading international marine transportation company operating in the product tanker market, examined and approved the first...
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Odfjell

May 9, 2019

Odfjell SE reported its results for the first quarter of 2019. The results reflect an improving chemical tanker spot market and stable underlying results from...
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Navios-Nave-Luminosity-MR2-product-tanker-BIG

May 9, 2019

The Americas Medium Range tanker market saw freight increase around 17%-25%, to rates not seen since early April on some US Gulf Coast-loading routes, prompted...
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OIL

May 8, 2019

Oil prices tumbled, joining a slide in global equity markets as President Donald Trump’s latest tariff threats raised the stakes in the U.S.-China trade war....
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