News Update 18 November – Sulphur 2020

Please find all the stories from last week  concerning Sulphur 2020 News roundup – for week commencing 11 November 2019 Bunkerspot – (subscription) ASIA PACIFIC: CHINA’S SINOPEC REPORTEDLY PLANNING 100-BARGE BUNKER FLEET Chinese energy giant Sinopec is reportedly planning to build a fleet of 100 barges over the next three years as part of its … Read moreNews Update 18 November – Sulphur 2020

NEWS ROUNDUP – 28 October 2019

Sulphur 2020 NEWS ROUNDUP – 28 October 2019 Lloyd’s Loading List – Carriers need to develop greener supply chains to meet IMO 2020 cost James Baker | Monday, 28 October 2019 With the cost of compliance to new low-sulphur regulations set to top $10bn in the first year alone, box lines need to pass through … Read moreNEWS ROUNDUP – 28 October 2019

IMO 2020 presents challenges and opportunities for container shipping lines

Hong Kong Shipping Gazette article 23 October 2019 – reposted http://www.shippingazette.com/menu.asp?encode=eng  INDUSTRY experts have raised fresh concerns over the container shipping sector’s ability to recoup higher fuel costs that stem from the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new regulation that ships use maritime fuel with a sulphur content capped at 0.5 per cent, starting from January 1. … Read moreIMO 2020 presents challenges and opportunities for container shipping lines

Friday Round Up of News 18 October IMO 2020

A round up of what is in the maritime press this week on Sulphur 2020 and IMO 2020. SP Platts – Demand for cleaner marine fuels in Singapore ramps up as IMO 2020 looms: MPA data Sales of 180 CST low sulfur fuel oil in September jumped 70.7% from August to 71,500 mt. More here … Read moreFriday Round Up of News 18 October IMO 2020

Great roundup and guidance from Marine Insight

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Marine Insight email news update on Sulphur 18 October 2019 IMO 2020 or Sulphur 2020 is a regulation that aims to cut sulphur oxide emissions from ships. Sulphur is prominently found in crude oil, the main type of fuel oil used for ships. Sulphur oxides, one of the products of crude oil combustion in Marine … Read moreGreat roundup and guidance from Marine Insight

In the news – Sulphur 2020 Update 15 October

As it is only 78 days to the introduction of the IMO Sulphur 2020 Cap, it is not surprising that there is a lot in the news about the latest developments, trends and compliance. So we are going to be producing regular news updates featuring the key stories for you to look at. The latest … Read moreIn the news – Sulphur 2020 Update 15 October

Industry lobby group adds two new members

The Trident Alliance, a network of shipping companies and other stakeholders with a shared interest in effective, transparent enforcement of global sulphur regulations, is delighted to welcome MPC Container Ships and Ahrenkiel Steamship as our newest members. As members of The Trident Alliance, MPC Container Ships and Ahrenkiel Steamship have committed to comply with the new IMO 2020 maritime sulphur regulations and support effective and transparent enforcement of these … Read moreIndustry lobby group adds two new members

S & P Global Platts: IMO 2020 draws more Participants into Singapore’s Bunkering Pool

More companies are entering the Singapore marine fuel market, hunting for opportunities ahead of the International Maritime Organisation’s global sulphur limit for bunker fuels that are expected to drive demand for cleaner fuels, industry sources told S&P Global Platts. “We are seeing more companies returning to the Singapore market, some of which have been quiet … Read moreS & P Global Platts: IMO 2020 draws more Participants into Singapore’s Bunkering Pool

IMO2020: GCC Inks Deal to produce low Sulphur Fuel in Houston – Ship & Bunker

GCC Bunkers has inked a deal in Texas International Terminals to produce low sulphur bunker fuels in the Houston, Texas area. The processing agreement covers the production of both IMO2020 grade 0.50% sulphur bunker fuel oil and emissions control area (ECA) compliant 0.10% sulphur gasoil. The products will be supplied through dedicated chartered bunker barges. … Read moreIMO2020: GCC Inks Deal to produce low Sulphur Fuel in Houston – Ship & Bunker

Key Stakeholder Organisations issue Joint Industry Guidance for IMO2020 – Ship & Bunker

CIMAC, IPIECA, and IBIA are among a number of key industry organisations that today released a Joint Industry Guidance on the supply and use of IMO2020 grade bunker fuels. The publication is designed to provide guidance for stakeholders across the marine fuels and shipping industries, from fuel blenders and suppliers to end users, the group … Read moreKey Stakeholder Organisations issue Joint Industry Guidance for IMO2020 – Ship & Bunker