Singapore bunker delivery infrastructure priming for change; hike in barging cost loomsAs of August 1, all 199 licensed bunker tankers for supply of fuel to ocean-going vessels have been fitted with calibrated MFMs, MPA said.
Petrobras to test marine fuel at Duque de Caxias refinery ahead of IMO 2020"During the period of tests, the marine fuels to be offered in the port of Rio de Janeiro most likely will contain a lower viscosity," Petrobras said.
Malaysia will have adequate LSFO to meet demand as IMO 2020 looms: Transport MinisterMalaysia is also undertaking several other initiatives including MFMs to enhance its bunkering landscape.
Indonesia to enforce IMO 2020 rule on all shipping after initial pushback plansThe government will issue a new circular soon detailing plans of IMO 2020 enforcement.
Singapore's Golden Island to run one more LSFO barge ahead of IMO-2020The company will be converting one of its HSFO barges, the 4,800 mt Double Happiness, to a LSFO barge, starting Sep. 1.