March, 2017
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Wed22Mar
The average shipping confidence level in February 2017 held steady from November 2016 at 5.6 out of 10.0.
Shipping Confidence Holds Steady Following Three Successive Quarterly Increases: Moore Stephens
Wed22Mar
Lee Adamson, Head of Media and Communications at IMO, this week spoke to CNN about IMO's mandate and actions for reducing the industry's emissions.
Shipping's GHG Emissions Back in the Public Eye as IMO Discusses Reduction Efforts
Tue21Mar
The Convenor has advised that several changes have been introduced.
ISO 8217:2017 - 6th Edition of the Specifications of Marine Fuels Has Been Published
Tue21Mar
The company's Intersleek marine coatings range is also said to have accumulated 32 million tonnes in related CO2 savings.
AkzoNobel Marks $3 Billion in Fuel Savings from Efficiency-Boosting Intersleek
Tue21Mar
Either way, nobody sees a price breakout anytime soon.
"Ingenious" Americans Will Keep Oil at $50; But Stability is More Important, says SABIC
Tue21Mar
The MAN 48/60CR engine is said to feature optimised performance for increased fuel-efficiency and reduced emissions.
U.S. Navy Looks to MAN Engines for Bunker Efficiency Boost on Newbuild Bunker Tankers
Tue21Mar
A decrease in long positions last week sets a record.
OPEC Admits That Cutback Extension is Required, but Market Expresses Non-Faith in the Cartel
Mon20Mar
Industry sources say the uptake of methanol as marine fuel will be largely dictated by commercial considerations.
Cost Factors to Influence Use of Methanol Bunkers in Face of Tightening Environmental Regs
Mon20Mar
Through its Test & Training Centre, Alfa Laval says its PureSOx platform is being adapted to suit a wide range of customer needs.
Alfa Laval Looks to Boost Scrubber Flexibility and Optimisation
Mon20Mar
Marakis joined the Group 12 years ago, having initially held the position of Bunker and Lubricant Trader.
Promotion for George Makrakis at BMS United Bunkers