April, 2021
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The government has launched a two-month consultation exercise seeking suggestions and views on the city-state's Maritime Singapore Decarbonisation Blueprint 2050.
Singapore Launches Two-Month Consultation on Decarbonisation
Ocean Bunkering and sister company Hin Leong Marine International (Pte) Ltd are no longer listed as licensed marine fuel suppliers by Singapore's Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) as of April 1.
Ocean Bunkering Departure Takes Singapore Supplier Count to 43 Firms
Harley Marine entered the Singapore market in February 2016 and was listed as its 48th-largest supplier by volume in the Maritime and Port Authority's list for 2017.
Former Singapore Supplier Harley Marine to Pay Dividend to Creditors
The total does not include the likely higher cost of zero-carbon fuels compared to conventional bunkers.
Economist Martin Stopford Estimates $3.4 Trillion Bill for Shipping Decarbonisation
Have you sold bunkers to a recently scrapped vessel? Check here with VesselsValue's demolition sales from April 8 – April 14, 2021.
Weekly Vessel Scrapping Report: 2021 Week 15
Panelists at IBIA's Shipping & Bunkering in Transition conference said as much as 10% of traditional financing for the bunker industry has disappeared, and new lending is only available at a much higher cost.
FEATURE: Bunker Industry Assesses Credit Situation With 10% of Financing Disappearing
The Ever Given has been arrested following a successful court application by the authority on Tuesday.
Suez Authority's $916 Million Claim Over Ever Given Grounding 'Largely Unsupported'
At IBIA's Bunkering & Shipping in Transition conference on Monday, industry veteran Nigel Draffin noted that the higher nitrogen emissions of biofuels compared with conventional bunkers may be in conflict with regulation 18 of MARPOL Annex VI.
IMO Sees MARPOL Annex VI Wording Complicating Use of Biofuel Bunkers
The New Diamond caught fire while taking a crude cargo from Kuwait to India in September.
Sri Lanka Seeks $17 Million in Compensation for New Diamond VLCC Bunker Spill
A selection of industry leaders on the 'Coping with COVID-19' panel at the IBIA event on Monday painted a picture of an industry that has come out of last year's crisis with surprisingly little damage.
Tentative Bunker-Industry Confidence After COVID-19 Crisis: IBIA Conference