April, 2020
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Tue07Apr
Last week's scheduled meeting of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) that sets emissions regulations for shipping was postponed indefinitely in March.
Green Groups Ask For Online IMO Meeting After MEPC Cancellation
Tue07Apr
The most effective way to look at the market currently is to assess the associated risks, writes NSI's Paul Hardy.
Market Outlook and Bunker Buying Strategies for Q2 2020
Mon06Apr
Meanwhile, media continues to skew its reporting of the coronavirus pandemic.
Oil Down on Concerns About Historic Cutback Deal
Mon06Apr
The company recommends advance warning of seven or more days for a better chance at good availability and competitive pricing.
Integr8 Recommends HSFO Enquiries Seven Days Ahead of Delivery
Mon06Apr
The company warns of a worst-case scenario in which boxship freight rates decline as much as they did in the aftermath of the financial crisis in 2009.
Coronavirus Could Cost Container Lines $23 Billion: Sea-Intelligence
Mon06Apr
Total sales jumped to 1.232 million mt in the three months to March 31.
Monjasa Saw 14% Rise in Bunker Sales at Start of IMO 2020
Mon06Apr
The emergency meeting, originally expected to be held over webinar on Monday, has now been postponed to Thursday.
OPEC+ Postpones Emergency Meeting to Thursday
Mon06Apr
VLSFO in major ports Friday had a 5% premium over Brent, vs a Q1 2020 average of 35%.
Bunker Prices Stall as Crude Jumps 50%
Fri03Apr
Meanwhile, Royal Dutch Shell prepares for a new energy industry landscape.
More Huge Gains For Crude Despite Potential Virus Treatments Meeting Bureaucratic Resistance
Fri03Apr
Crude prices have risen sharply since the end of March on renewed hopes of a reconciliation within OPEC+.
OPEC+ Group Plans Extraordinary Meeting Next Week After Crude Collapse