February, 2018
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From paying more for distillates and getting less from fuel oil.
IMO2020: Europe Refined Product Market to See Extra Cost Added Post-2020
Commodity trader's head of shipping says units likely to be installed on portion of world's fleet.
Cargill: Role for Scrubbers to Meet IMO2020 Sulfur Cap
Platts analysts elucidate on market developments in lead up to global sulfur cap change.
IMO2020: Refined Product Already Feeling Impact, Seminar Hears
With bunker prices to be published from mid-2019.
Platts to Start New Low Sulfur Bunker Fuel Assessments from 2019
"Our aim is not to sit on the fence but to give our clear opinion on the major challenges the market faces," says NSI's Paul Hardy.
NSI Launches Quarterly 2020 Market Overview Report
We will instead opt for replacing the cheaper bunker oil with fuels with a lower sulphur content, the company says.
Maersk Confirms It Will Not Use Scrubbers for IMO2020 Compliance
"Corroded scrubber pipework and discharge outlets is a serious problem, and we're seeing more and more of it," says Dave Bleyenberg, Hydrex Production Executive.
Hydrex Warns on Pipe Work Corrosion from Scrubber Washwater
Incidents happened onboard vessels calling at Long Beach and Antwerp.
Maersk Says Human Error to Blame for 2 Instances of Noncompliance with ECA Sulfur Regs
"We are striving to reduce distortional practices among the various flag States," says DMA Director General Andreas Nordseth.
IMO2020: High Sulfur Bunker Ban a "Step in the Right Direction" Says DMA
But a new £1.8m ETI project aims to build confidence in bunker saving tech.
Uptake of Bunker Saving Tech Slowed by Perceived Technical, Financial Risks: BMT