June, 2018
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Latest Appeals Court decision reinforces position that physical suppliers dealing through intermediaries are not entitled to a Maritime Lien.
OW Bunker Maritime Liens: Tide Continues to Turn Against Physical Suppliers
Programme comes amid increased discussion on reducing vessel speed to reduce bunker costs and emissions.
Vessels Incentivized to Slow Down in California Waters
We don't believe there will be a shortage of 0.5% compliant fuel, says United States Coast Guard official.
USCG: Availability of Compliant Fuel Won't be a Problem
But some buyers report frustrations with their supplier, and vice-versa.
Houston Bunker Suppliers Take Steps to Address Quality Concerns
Atif an experienced bunker surveyor trained in Singapore to MPA standards.
New Hire for Petro Inspect in Houston
Law could be well established in favour of ING within a few months, Bruce Paulsen of Seward & Kissel tells Ship & Bunker.
OW Bunker: Beginning of the End in Sight for Legal Battle Over Who Bunker Buyers Need to Pay
Following guidance in its recently released Best Practice Guidance would help to prevent such cases, IBIA says.
IBIA Addresses Ongoing USGC Bunker Quality Problems
Meanwhile, Trump again blames OPEC for high oil prices.
Crude Rises but No Spikes from Now On, Says IEA
USCG advises owners closely monitor fuel oil system components and consult their bunker suppliers.
USCG, P&I Club Issue "Bad Bunker" Warning
Operator to drop rebates "due to current world fuel market conditions."
Ferry Firm Responds to Rising Bunker Prices