Tankers

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

Tankers

Diamond-S

August 19, 2019

Diamond S Shipping announced that it has agreed to sell two of its 2008-built medium-range product carriers, the Atlantic Aquarius and Atlantic Leo, as part...
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IRAN-TANKER-GIBRALTAR

August 19, 2019

An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West shifted position on Friday, but its anchor was still down off Gibraltar and...
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DHT

August 14, 2019

DHT Holdings has entered into a time charter for one of its scrubber-fitted very large crude carriers (VLCCs). (more…)
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MIDEAST-IRAN-TANKER

August 14, 2019

The British territory of Gibraltar will not yet release an Iranian oil tanker seized by Royal Marines in the Mediterranean despite an Iranian report that...
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tanker_oil

August 14, 2019

The world’s biggest oil tanker has begun a 12,400-mile voyage to a fuel-storage zone in Asia, the latest movement of a vessel that’s intrigued the...
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China

August 12, 2019

Chinese oil trader Unipec chartered a supertanker to ship U.S. crude to China in September, trading sources said, the first such cargo since U.S. President...
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Stena Impero, a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, is seen at Bandar Abbas port, July 21, 2019. Picture taken July 21, 2019.  Iran, Mizan News Agency/WANA Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

August 7, 2019

The continued detention of British-flagged tanker Stena Impero is “unacceptable and unjustifiable” and there are concerns for the welfare of the crew after 19 days...
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Euronav-TI-Hellas

August 7, 2019

Euronav announced that Euronav Luxembourg, a subsidiary of Euronav NV, has sold the VLCC vessel VK Eddie (2005 – 305,261 dwt) to a global supplier...
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shell

August 2, 2019

Royal Dutch Shell is not taking any British-flagged tankers through the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions with Iran in the vital chokepoint for oil...
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tanker

July 25, 2019

The U.S. has sanctioned a Chinese state oil trader for violating restrictions on Iranian crude, an attempt to tighten restrictions on the Islamic Republic and...
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Hormuz

July 25, 2019

Two weeks ago there were six British-flagged oil tankers in the Persian Gulf going about their business. A week later there were none. Iran’s threat...
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Stena Impero, a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, is seen at Bandar Abbas port, in this undated handout photo. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

July 22, 2019

Britain was weighing its next moves in the Gulf tanker crisis on Sunday, with few good options apparent as a recording emerged showing that the...
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Tanker

July 18, 2019

Shippers trying to minimise time in the Middle East after oil tanker attacks pushed up insurance costs are scaling back purchases of marine fuels from...
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tanker

July 15, 2019

Gibraltar took the decision to seize an Iranian tanker last week solely because the ship was in breach of European Union sanctions and not on...
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Scorpio Tankers

July 12, 2019

Pacific Green Technologies, developer of the ENVI-Marine™ emission control system, announced that Scorpio Tankers has confirmed that it has ordered a further 14 ENVI-Marine™ emission control...
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