Sulphur 2020 News Update 4 November 2019

News Update 4 Nov 2019

SHIPINSIGHT-2020 sulphur rules driving tanker freight rate rise by Malcolm Latarche , Monday, 4 November 2019 In its weekly analysis, Poten says because only a small percentage of ships will have scrubbers by the start of the year, the freight rates will, at least initially, be driven by ships without scrubbers, burning more expensive low-sulphur fuel. To … Read moreSulphur 2020 News Update 4 November 2019

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

Monjasa completes first STS supply of new VLSFO – Safety4Sea

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”Cleaning up our first tanker and supplying the new 0.5% product is a milestone for Monjasa.” Danish bunker company, Monjasa, announced that it completed its first ship-to-ship supply for the new very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) in light of the approaching IMO 2020 regulations. The operation was completed in Southampton, UK and included supply … Read moreMonjasa completes first STS supply of new VLSFO – Safety4Sea

Maersk secures 0.5% Supply in Rotterdam Terminal Deal

Shipping giant Maersk’s oil trading arm is to source IMO2020 grade bunker fuel in Rotterdam through a terminal tie-up. The deal between Maersk Oil Trading (MOT) and Koole Terminals will see up to 10% of Maersk’s annual bunker demand produced from the latter’s distillation unit at Botlek. The move will allow Maersk ‘’to further expand … Read moreMaersk secures 0.5% Supply in Rotterdam Terminal Deal