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  1. 16Apr
    Meanwhile, Russia says it's ready to support export curbs. Read in Full
  2. 16Apr
    The total does not include the likely higher cost of zero-carbon fuels compared to conventional bunkers. Read in Full
  3. 16Apr
    The Shell-chartered 170,000 m3 LNG carrier Methane Patricia Camila tested the system at various speeds during normal operations after its retrofit in October 2020. Read in Full
  4. 16Apr
    The bank's report, titled 'The Potential of Zero-Carbon Bunker Fuels in Developing Countries', analyses the prospects of biofuels, hydrogen, ammonia and synthetic carbon-based fuels in the future of the marine fuels industry. Read in Full
  5. 16Apr
    The well-to-tank carbon emissions associated with the cargo have been offset using carbon credits from Natural Climate Solutions projects. Read in Full
  6. 16Apr
    The latest study reports well-to-wake GHG emissions reduction compared to VLSFO-fuelled equivalent ships of 14-23% for two-stroke slow-speed engines, and 6-14% for four-stroke medium-speed engines. Read in Full
  7. 15Apr
    But Wood Mackenzie warns that oil could plunge to $10 by 2050. Read in Full
  8. 15Apr
    Have you sold bunkers to a recently scrapped vessel? Check here with VesselsValue's demolition sales from April 8 – April 14, 2021. Read in Full
  9. 15Apr
    The company has installed and calibrated one of the meters on its barge the MTS Sydney, chartered from UniBarge, at Rotterdam. Read in Full
  10. 15Apr
    Installations had been expected to slow significantly after the crude collapse a year ago delivered a much narrower price spread between HSFO and VLSFO, a key measure of the savings to be made by investing in the technology. Read in Full

With the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic restricting opportunities for traditional training, Ship & Bunker has partnered with Refinery Automation Institute (RAI) to launch its first online bunker training course.    Learn More →

Top Stories

  1. INTERVIEW: Singapore Maritime Institute Sets Out Uncertain Alternative Fuels Future
    Apr 16
    "Singapore cannot hope to be everything to everyone."
  2. FEATURE: Bunker Industry Assesses Credit Situation With 10% of Financing Disappearing
    Apr 14
    Panelists at IBIA's Shipping & Bunkering in Transition conference said as much as 10% of traditional financing for the bunker industry has disappeared, and new lending is only available at a much higher cost.
  3. 'Soaring' Singapore Demand Sees Monjasa 2020 Sales Gain 8.9% in Shrinking Global Market
    Apr 13
    Monjasa's bunker sales volumes jumped to 4.9 million mt last year, while profits gained 13.2% to $30 million.
  4. S&B Analysis: Singapore Bunker Sales Gain 1.9% Month-on-Month in March
    Apr 13
    Singapore's first-quarter total has reached 12.72 million mt, down by 0.8% from the same period of 2.020
  5. Turkey Clarifies Position on Open-Loop Scrubber Discharge Ban
    Apr 12
    Several port authorities across the world have now banned open-loop scrubber washwater discharge in their territory on the grounds of marine environment protection.
  6. Hydrex Reports More Repairs to Scrubbers Pipework
    Apr 09
    Corrosive washwater from scrubbers can damage the pipes if inappropriate materials are used for them, risking water ingress.
  7. VPS: VLSFO Sulfur Disputes More than Double in 2021
    Apr 06
    About 3% of the samples VPS received last year were found to be non-compliant on sulfur levels, and this rate has risen to about 7% so far in 2021.
  8. Vitol Sees 'Business Opportunities' in Asian, Middle Eastern Bunker Markets
    Apr 06
    The company traded a total of 7.1 million barrels/day of crude and refined products in 2020, down from 8 million b/d the previous year.
  9. Bunker Holding Parent USTC Acquires Digital Brokerage BunkerEx
    Mar 29
    USTC plans to use BunkerEx to drive digitalisation across the group; co-founder Hemnani will continue as CEO.
  10. Welcome to the 229 Million Metric Ton Global Bunker Market!
    Mar 25
    IMO has now published the official bunker consumption data for 2019.

Insights & Analysis More

  1. INTERVIEW: Singapore Maritime Institute Sets Out Uncertain Alternative Fuels Future
    Apr 16
    "Singapore cannot hope to be everything to everyone."
  2. FEATURE: Bunker Industry Assesses Credit Situation With 10% of Financing Disappearing
    Apr 14
    Panelists at IBIA's Shipping & Bunkering in Transition conference said as much as 10% of traditional financing for the bunker industry has disappeared, and new lending is only available at a much higher cost.
  3. 'Soaring' Singapore Demand Sees Monjasa 2020 Sales Gain 8.9% in Shrinking Global Market
    Apr 13
    Monjasa's bunker sales volumes jumped to 4.9 million mt last year, while profits gained 13.2% to $30 million.
  4. S&B Analysis: Singapore Bunker Sales Gain 1.9% Month-on-Month in March
    Apr 13
    Singapore's first-quarter total has reached 12.72 million mt, down by 0.8% from the same period of 2.020
  5. S&B MARKET SURVEY: Bunker Demand at Key Hubs Down 6% in 2020
    Mar 15
    Bunker demand in Q4 lost 8.1%. "What comes immediately to mind is that it could all have been a lot worse," says BLUE Insight's Tolson.

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VLSFO MGO IFO380
$/mt +/- $/mt +/- $/mt +/-
Global 4 Ports Average 502.50 4.00 565.00 11.50 391.50 3.00
Global 20 Ports Average 514.50 3.50 575.00 11.50 397.50 3.50
Global Average Bunker Price 525.00 3.50 612.50 10.00 425.00 3.50
Singapore 512.50 8.50 545.00 20.00 399.00 7.50
Rotterdam 491.50 3.00 535.00 10.00 387.50 3.00
Fujairah 512.00 3.00 605.00 3.00 402.00 5.00
Houston 494.00 1.00 575.50 13.50 378.00 7.00
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Gibraltar 508.50 8.50 - 407.50 6.50
Hong Kong 502.00 1.50 518.50 6.00 405.50 4.50
Istanbul 521.50 3.00 584.00 25.00 417.00 9.50
LA / LB 516.00 2.50 598.00 0.00 405.50 0.00
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