INTERVIEW: VLSFO set to be chief marine fuel choice come 2020 - Intertanko senior exec"0.50% sulfur limit compliant fuel oils, as we are told, would be much of a blended type using mixtures coming from many different sources," Wilkins said.
Shipping company Maersk targets zero carbon emissions by 2050Maersk Line consumed around 10.3 million mt of bunker fuel in 2017, representing around 3.4% of global bunker demand.
Singapore marine fuel stocks fall 20% on year ahead of new sulfur ruleA steeply backwardated market structure is forcing companies to minimize their fuel oil inventories.
Marine scrubber installations may peak at 6,000: Platts AnalyticsPlatts Analytics has forecast that 2,200 vessels may have scrubbers installed by the start of 2020, representing around 500,000 b/d of fuel oil demand.
European refineries should reap benefits from new sulfur limit: conferenceEuropean refiners are also looking at power generation as a home for high sulfur fuel oil, delegates at the conference said.