November, 2018
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Analyst points to rising global demand for middle distillates and flexible refining sector as paving way for smoother-than-expected transition.
IMO 2020: Oil Markets can Deal With 0.5% Sulfur Change
But in some cases speeds may rise.
IMO2020: Vartdal Sees Slower Vessel Speeds as Bunker Prices Rise
Dry bulk shipper now has 20 firm orders and options for 5 more.
Golden Ocean Buys More Scrubbers, Expects Per-Vessel Bunker Savings of $5,700 per Day
All for installation by January 1, 2020.
Eagle Bulk Expands Scrubber Retrofits to 34 Vessels
Shipping writer Richard Clayton wonders how far shipowners are really behind the sulfur cap change?
Is "the Right Attitude" Enough to Make IMO 2020 Work?
Have good qualities including low cat fines and a good energy content.
VPS Positive on IMO 2020 0.50%S Fuels from Initial Tests
Veteran ship financier thinks "scrubbers are a cheat" and that low sulphur fuel and slow speeding will win the day.
IMO2020: Scrubber's Financial Advantage Will Last a Matter of Months, says Lunde
Despite a number of concerns over the technology.
Teekay Tankers Open to Scrubbers - if They're Not Paying for Them
Outside of the major trading and bunkering hubs.
Fresh Concern Over Post-2020 HSFO Bunker Quality
I believe the future market will be driven by analytics, writes Paul Hardy.
IMO2020: Should We Believe the Analysts?