Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Tankers News

Teekay Offshore Wins New North Sea Shuttle Tanker Contracts
United Kingdom >> 9/23/2016 - Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore or the Partnership) has been awarded new three-year shuttle tanker contracts of affreightment (CoA), plus extension options, with BP plc, Royal Dutch She...
Tanker Market - September 2016
Austria >> 9/12/2016 - Dirty tanker spot freight rates were under pressure again in August, reflecting decreases among all classes, occasionally reporting the lowest levels seen so far this year.

VLCC rates wer...
Iraq Blacklists Tankers Involved in Shipping Kurdish Crude
Iraq >> 8/30/2016 - Iraqi state oil firm SOMO has blacklisted three tankers involved in shipping crude from Kurdistan, stepping up pressure on the semi-autonomous region amid tense talks on sharing oil revenue. ...
Tanker Market - August 2016
Austria >> 8/10/2016 - Crude oil tanker market sentiment weakened in July, as average spot freight rates declined on all reported routes. On average, dirty tanker freight rates were down by 19% from the month before. Spot...
Tanker Market - July 2016
Austria >> 7/12/2016 - Dirty tanker spot freight rates were diverse in June, although they mostly reflected negative developments during the month before, as the tanker market heads towards the summer months. On average, ...
Largest Container Ship Transits Suez Canal
Largest Container Ship Transits Suez Canal Egypt >> 7/10/2016 - Head of the Suez Canal Authority Mohab Mamish said that Suez Canal is the largest and greatest canal in the world. ...
Tanker Market - June 2016
Austria >> 6/12/2016 - Dirty tanker market sentiment weakened in May as average spot freight rates dropped on most reported routes. On average, dirty tanker freight rates dropped by 4% from the previous month, mainly on t...
Tanker Begins Delayed Oil Loading at Libya's Hariga
Libya >> 5/19/2016 - A tanker that had been blocked for three weeks in a stand-off over oil exports at the eastern Libyan port of Marsa al-Hariga entered the port and began loading, officials said. ...
Tanker Market - May 2016
Austria >> 5/13/2016 - Dirty tanker market sentiment weakened in general in April, as average spot freight rates dropped on many routes in different regions. On average, dirty tanker freight rates declined by 6%, compared...
Tanker Market - April 2016
Austria >> 4/13/2016 - Following a decline from the previous month, freight rates in the tanker market saw a relative recovery month-on-month in March, increasing particularly in the dirty tanker market. This was mainly s...
Huge Oil Tanker Traffic Jam Builds at Iraq's Basra Port
Iraq >> 4/6/2016 - A traffic jam of nearly 30 large oil tankers has built up outside the Iraqi port of Basra due to loading delays, with some waiting up to three weeks and costing ship operators around $75,000 a day per...
Tanker Market - March 2016
Austria >> 3/14/2016 - Following a drop the previous month, average dirty tanker spot freight rates declined further in February by 15% to stand at WS77 points. Lower rates were seen in all reported dirty classes in Febru...
Tanker Market - Febrauary 2016
Austria >> 2/11/2016 - Freight rate for dirty tanker ship owners showed a continued increase in January. On average, dirty tanker freight rates rose by 3% from the previous month, influenced by higher freight rates achiev...
Tanker Market - Januray 2016
Austria >> 1/18/2016 - In December, dirty tanker spot freight rates were mixed, with VLCC rates showing gains following a decline encountered the previous month, while other vessels in the dirty class did not share this p...
SUMED Signed $324m Contract for Ain Sukhna Product Hub
SUMED Signed $324m Contract for Ain Sukhna Product Hub Egypt >> 12/17/2015 - SUMED signed the first contract for utilization of SUMED Ain Sukhna Product Hub (ASPH) Jetty With Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) under the patronage of H.E. Eng. Tarek El Molla Egyptian M...
Tanker Market - December 2015
Austria >> 12/13/2015 - In November, tanker spot freight rates for both dirty and clean vessels varied. In the dirty tanker market, spot freight rates for the VLCC class were lower than in the previous month across all rep...
Tanker Market - November 2015
Austria >> 11/16/2015 - In October, tanker spot freight rates for dirty vessels showed a remarkable gain mainly in the VLCC sector which drove the increase in the market and created a spillover effect for other classes...
Tanker Market- October 2015
Austria >> 10/17/2015 - In general, improved sentiment was seen in September in the tanker market, more obviously for larger vessels. Tanker freight rates registered an increase of 27% and 5%, for VLCC and Suezmax classes,...
Shell Asks Shippers Exporting Nigerian Oil to Sign Guarantee
Nigeria >> 10/9/2015 - Royal Dutch Shell has asked ship owners exporting its Nigerian oil to sign a "letter of comfort" (LoC) to guarantee it is not stolen, according to an email from the company seen by Reuters. ...
At least 85 Killed in South Sudan Oil Tanker Blast
South Sudan >> 9/17/2015 - At least 85 people were killed in South Sudan when a crowd tried to gather fuel from an oil tanker that had veered off the road on its way to a region west of the capital Juba, the presidential spokes...

General LNG Carriers LNG Terminal Natural Gas Storage Oil and Gas Pipeline Oil Storage Railways Tank Truck Tankers
For Buyers
Advertise your Purchasing Requests

For Suppliers
Promote your Products
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.