The Bunkerspot Update 10/10/2018





AFRICA: Ex-pipe deliveries resume in Cape Town

FFS Marine, a division of FFS Refiners, a South African entity majority-owned by Calulo Investments, has launched a new service supplying intermediate fuels and distillates ex-pipe and ex-truck in Cape Town.

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ASIA PACIFIC: Maersk Oil Trading leases Singapore storage ahead of global sulphur cap

The company is reported to have leased 120,000 cbm of terminal storage for fuel oil for a six-month period.

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EUROPE: EU to finance Baleària’s LNG retrofits

The European Commission has granted the shipping company a grant of €11.80 million which will go towards the retrofitting of five Baleària vessels for operation on LNG.

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GLOBAL: New report highlights cost of switching to distillate in the Arctic

‘It would cost passengers just the price of a glass of wine a day if cruise ships would stop burning highly polluting heavy fuel oil in the fragile Arctic environment,’ says Transport & Environment.

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ASIA PACIFIC: Bangladesh to use Sri Lankan port for transhipments

Bangladesh opts for the Port of Colombo rather than Singapore as a transhipment hub for its export cargoes.

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EVENT FOCUS: The CWC 19th Annual World LNG Summit & Awards Evening, 27-30 November, Lisbon

This event will bring together the global LNG industry for four days of networking and discussion.

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