Belgian Oilchart International offers clarification on industrial waste scandal"The sold bunker fuel ... complies with all applicable standards," the company said.
Black Sea-Med Handysize freight dips on increased tonnage"The rates were a bit inflated last week," said a shipbroker. "So as soon as we had a few quiet days, they went down."
Idemitsu, Showa Shell complete measures for IMO regulations ahead of mergerThe companies have done so by promoting bottoms or residuals reduction throughout the entire group, the companies said jointly.
Asia's 2019 term gasoil negotiations to consider several factorsCompounding the talks would be the rise in gasoil supply from greenfield refineries across Asia and Middle East.
HK's OOCL plans transition to LSFO across entire fleet ahead of IMO 2020OOCL also planning a new mechanism for bunker charges as costs soar due to IMO 2020 rule.