Tankers

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

Tankers

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July 1, 2019

Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) has suspended the bunker craft operator licence of Inter-Pacific Petroleum Pte Ltd, the MPA said in a statement on Thursday....
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DSME

June 28, 2019

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Thursday it has secured an order to build a very large crude carrier...
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tanker

June 26, 2019

In the opinion of Russian officials, the oil contamination crisis that disrupted flows from the world’s second-largest exporter of crude this spring is long over....
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June 25, 2019

In the opinion of Russian officials, the oil contamination crisis that disrupted flows from the world’s second-largest exporter of crude this spring is long over....
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VLCC

June 24, 2019

VLCC spot freight rates between the Arabian Gulf and China rose 101% in the days between 13 June 2019 and 20 June 2019, in the...
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June 20, 2019

Frontline has acquired a scrubber-fitted very large crude carrier (VLCC) resale under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) that is expected to be delivered...
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MIDEAST-TANKER

June 20, 2019

The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it...
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An oil tanker is seen after it was attacked at the Gulf of Oman, June 13, 2019. ISNA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

June 19, 2019

If, despite its firm denials, Iran was behind attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf last week and a further four last month, they...
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Heidmar

June 19, 2019

Tanker pool operator Heidmar is exercising extreme caution towards any new shipping contracts in the Middle East in the backdrop of last week’s attacks on...
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damico

June 18, 2019

d’Amico International Shipping and its joint venture partner Mitsubishi Group have signed a memorandum of agreement for the sale of the 46,547 dwt tanker High...
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DHT

June 14, 2019

Oil tanker owners DHT Holdings and Heidmar have suspended new bookings to the Mid-East Gulf, three ship brokers said, following suspected attacks on two oil...
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An oil tanker is seen after it was attacked at the Gulf of Oman, June 13, 2019. ISNA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

June 14, 2019

The cost of insuring tankers to ship Middle East crude looks set to jump after a second spate of attacks on vessels in the region...
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MIDEAST-TANKER

June 14, 2019

Two oil tankers were attacked on Thursday and left adrift in the Gulf of Oman, driving up oil prices and stoking fears of a new...
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Intertanko

June 14, 2019

The tanker association INTERTANKO said on Thursday that two vessels had been attacked in the Middle East and there were growing worries for the safety...
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June 13, 2019

Iran, Libya and Venezuela face export limitations because of sanctions and internal political troubles. At the same time, US exports of crude oil are growing...
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