Japan: Bonded Fuel Sales up in March

Wednesday May 16, 2018

Bonded bunker fuel sales from Japan were up in March compared to 12 months' ago, according to government figures.

March saw 2.64 million barrels of bonded bunker fuel sold representing a 10% rise over the period.

The March figure was also up on February's bonded bunker fuel sales.

Bonded bunker fuel is import tax exempt when sold to ocean-going ships.