December, 2020
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Fri04Dec
The scrubber installations appear to have fallen mostly on the larger ships delivered this year.
BIMCO Sees Almost Half of Newbuild Bulkers Come With Scrubbers
Fri04Dec
Due to ongoing restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic.
IBIA Annual Dinner Cancelled for 2021
Fri04Dec
Despite VLSFO premium over HSFO falling under $50/mt this year.
Capesizes Earning More With a Scrubber: BIMCO
Thu03Dec
Meanwhile, Chevron announces capital and exploration cuts.
OPEC Compromises, Oil Declines, But Excitement Over Covid Vaccines Grows
Thu03Dec
Those who move to decarbonise their fleets the earliest may be able to set the terms for how the zero-carbon energy era works for shipping.
Danish Ship Finance Sees First Mover Advantage in Zero-Carbon Shipping
Thu03Dec
By the end of this year just 24 tankers are likely to have been demolished.
Tanker Demolition Drops to 23-Year Low
Thu03Dec
Assuming a proposal is accepted at IMO two years earlier.
MEDECA: Earliest Implementation 2024
Thu03Dec
Supply of credit to the bunker industry has shrunk by 8-10% in 2020, according to the supplier's estimates.
Glander International Bunkering Warns of Potential Credit Squeeze Next Year
Wed02Dec
Meanwhile, the path to normality begins as Britain approves the Covid vaccine.
Oil Slips Again On OPEC Delay As U.S. Crude Inventories Rise
Wed02Dec
Bunker prices down 9%, but daily operating costs have jumped by 4.5% this year, rising at their fastest pace in a decade.
Lower Bunker Prices Fail to Stem COVID-Fuelled Rise in Shipping Costs