November, 2019
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Compliant fuel faces quality concerns, scrubber installs are facing delays, and the "level playing field" is at risk of distortion.
Shipowners' Worst IMO2020 Fears are Materialising: EGCSA
"A massive mismatch exists and somebody will have to absorb it," say Sing Fuels.
Traders Ready Amid Tightening Credit Terms
Cargo prices have been in near free-fall and more than halved over the 2 months to mid-November
Integr8: Price Impacts on HSFO Already Well Underway; VLSFO & MGO Will be Next
Will also track serious incidents, detentions or non-compliance related to the new sulfur rules.
RightShip Adds IMO2020 Compliance Assessment to Ship Database
But major ports around the world will be adequately supplied.
Shortages of Compliant Fuel in Some Ports, Conference Hears
Round up of developments charts response to coming bunker fuel specification change.
Global Refining Base Adjusts to Meet IMO2020 Demand
But could be tricky for scrubber users.
Asia Ready for IMO2020, Conference Hears
But low/high sulfur premium should narrow as 2020 progresses.
Global VLSFO Shortfall Possible, Says Analyst
There has been significant market volatility ahead of IMO2020.
Shell Makes $1b from Fuel Oil Trading as Players Cash in on IMO2020
The industry must also not be discouraged from complying even if enforcement may be weak in some parts of the world, IBIA Director Unni Einemo says.
IMO2020: Enforcement is Up to Signatory States, Compliance is Up to the Industry, Says IBIA