Singapore’s Trescorp to launch oil storage and bunker services in SOHAR

In anticipation of the significant growth in petroleum trading in the GCC region, as well as growing demand for bunker services, Singapore-based Trescorp is to launch a new 45-hectare terminal in

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Sulphur Cap: Refineries, Bunker Suppliers and Shipowners

The implementation of the sulphur cap may present more problems than first thought.

In October 2016 the IMO decided that the 0.5 per cent global sulphur cap is to be introduced

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Slowdown in GCC domestic fuel consumption: temporary slump or new reality?

An economic slowdown coupled with energy reforms has adversely affected domestic fuel consumption growth across most of the GCC, and in some cases even led to negative growth. Saudi Arabia, the

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IMC 2030 Strategic Review Outlines Vision for Maritime Singapore to be The Global Maritime Hub for Connectivity, Innovat

The International Maritime Centre (IMC) 2030 Advisory Committee, established by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) in August 2016, has submitted the IMC 2030 Strategic Review report to the

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ESL Shipping’s second LNG-fueled dry cargo vessel was named Haaga

The second LNG-fueled dry cargo vessel of ESL Shipping, a member of the Aspo Group, was named today at the Jinling shipyard in Nanjing, China. The vessel was named Haaga in

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