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Maritime regulator faces growing calls for a gradual rollout of clean-fuel rules International maritime regulators begin a new round of meetings on antipollution efforts last week under pressure from the US and other nations to soften implementation of new rules …

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Strong Asian tanker market in q4 A strong Asian tanker market is expected in the fourth quarter with visible signs of a recovery after being under acute supply pressure for most part of the year, participants said. In the dirty …

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US to be big winner of new IMO shipping rules The United States is set to be the big winner from new marine fuel rules, trading house Gunvor Group quoted as saying on Wednesday, while rival merchants said the world …

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Asia shipping rates may firm on low-sulphur rules Freight rates in Asia may firm as some ports in the key China market have tightened regulations related to pollution emissions of ships in October. But a slowdown in trading activity for …

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Germany’s commercial shipping fleet shrinks by a third Germany, one of the world’s main maritime players, saw its commercial fleet shrink by a third over the past six years, becoming the biggest loser in a vicious industry slump that has …

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Singapore bunker fuel demand likely to rebound Singapore delivered bunker fuel demand is expected to see an uptick in September, compared with August when some shipowners opted to take their bunker fuel at other ports due to fuel quality concerns, …

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Shipping rates plunge on fears of trade war impact When US President Donald Trump fired the first salvos in his trade war with China, the market for hauling bulk commodities that power the Asian country’s economy responded with a surprising …

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Tainted shipping fuel sparks calls for tighter quality control A wave of contaminated fuel that has clogged and damaged engines on hundreds of oil tankers and container vessels in the past months has pushed shippers to demand stricter quality controls …

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Conditions ripe for container shipping rates to spike Container spot rates are expected to lift soon on the back of headhaul ships running full on the major trade lanes and cargo being rolled. One unnamed carrier source told UK’s The …

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ExxonMobil offers bunkering transparency and innovation ExxonMobil has announced that it is the first to supply via an independently accredited mass flow metering system (MFMS) in the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) region. ExxonMobil Premium HDME 50™ marine fuel is now available through …

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