Tankers

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

Tankers

Petrobras

June 15, 2020

Brazil’s Petroleo Brasileiro SA has told shippers it will not hire any tankers that have visited Venezuela in the past 12 months, the state-controlled oil...
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LR1

June 15, 2020

The usual differentials in the freight rates of the Long Range tankers — LR1, LR2 and the smaller Medium Range, or MR, — have been...
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Stena Bulk

June 11, 2020

Stena Bulk is presenting a prototype of the next-generation product and chemical tanker, the IMOFlexMAX , which will be able to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...
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vessel

June 11, 2020

Enterprise Products Partners LP is working with U.S. officials to advance an offshore crude terminal project after the review schedule was suspended last week, the...
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Venezuela-Oil-Rig

June 11, 2020

Chinese oil companies may soon decline to charter any tanker that has visited Venezuela in the past year to avoid disruption to operations if the...
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Taylor-Vitol

June 10, 2020

Ian Taylor, the trader who transformed a small Dutch fuel merchant called Vitol Group into one of the world’s biggest commodity houses, has died. (more…)
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Wärtsilä

June 9, 2020

The technology group Wärtsilä’s emissions abatement technology is again recognised with a new order. (more…)
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Rio-Arauca-tanker-Reuters

June 5, 2020

Two of six tankers used to store gasoline in Asia have arrived in Indonesia, with shipments into Asia’s largest petrol importer expected to rise this...
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cosco-shipping-energy-transportation

June 4, 2020

The board of COSCO SHIPPING Energy Transportation Co., Ltd. resolved to approve the proposed merger by absorption by the Company of COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Shanghai)...
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Valentis

June 4, 2020

Pyxis Tankers, a growth-oriented pure play product tanker company, announced unaudited results for the three months ended March 31, 2020. (more…)
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VLCC-tanker

June 4, 2020

The lack of ullage at the tank farms of China’s key Qingdao port has forced VLCCs arriving at the port to wait for up to...
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Vitol

June 3, 2020

Vitol has partnered with Prostar’s GTI Statia (GTIS) storage terminal to operate the marine fuel, or bunker, supply business at GTIS’ crude oil and refined...
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Venezuela-Oil-Rig

June 3, 2020

The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday said it had sanctioned four shipping firms for transporting Venezuelan oil, the latest escalation in Washington’s effort to oust...
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crude_tanker

June 2, 2020

Queues of tankers have formed off China’s busiest oil ports as the vessels wait to offload crude for refineries that are quickly ramping up production...
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crude_oil_tanker-ship

June 1, 2020

U.S. petroleum inventories increased sharply last week as the fleet of tankers sent from Saudi Arabia at the height of the volume war started to...
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