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Two Iranian tankers sail back after delivering fuel to Venezuela -data

Two Iranian tankers that delivered fuel to Venezuela as part of a five-vessel flotilla have begun to sail back, according to Refinitiv Eikon, as the government of the South American nation prepares stations to begin charging for the gasoline. The supply

Natural Gas Is Losing Its Shine for Ship Operators

Natural gas tankers in recent years provided a seemingly surefire way for shipping investors and vessel operators to tap into changing energy markets and the raft of U.S. export projects aimed at meeting demand in Asia. But the coronavirus pandemic is

Global bunker fuel demand set to drop 5%-10% on COVID-19 pain – expert

Global bunker fuel demand is likely to fall by 5%-10% year on year in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic slows trade and impedes shipping and ship crew movements in many countries, a bunker industry expert said. “Major bunkering hubs worldwide likely