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Maersk confirms bunker fuel spill at Port of Hong Kong

Maersk confirms bunker fuel spill at Port of Hong Kong

An unknown quantity of bunker fuel was spilled at the Port of Hong Kong on Sunday during bunkering operations on a Maersk ship at berth, A.P. Moller Maersk confirmed...

Aegean Marine

Top bunker supplier Aegean Marine files for bankruptcy

Bunker supplier Aegean Marine Petroleum Network announced Tuesday that it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the U.S. Southern District of New York, along with some...

CMA CGM

CMA CGM jerks up controversial bunker surcharge

The CMA CGM Group, which includes ocean carrier APL, has raised its Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS) to $100 per TEU for all deep sea cargo movements from December 1,...

MSC announces new bunker surcharge to cover sulphur fuel costs

MSC announces new bunker surcharge to cover sulphur fuel costs

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has joined its rivals Maersk Line and CMA CGM in announcing a new bunker fuel surcharge to be imposed on its customers to help...

CMA CGM extends bunker surcharge after August

CMA CGM extends bunker surcharge after August

CMA CGM, citing continued high oil prices, has extended its emergency bunker surcharge (EBS) well into the high season. The world’s third largest container line...

ONE slams emergency bunker surcharges on shippers

ONE slams emergency bunker surcharges on shippers

Japanese liner company ONE is the latest to impose an emergency bunker surcharge, joining industry giants Maersk, MSC and CMA CGM which all imposed surcharges last week....

MSC slams emergency bunker surcharge on shippers 

MSC slams emergency bunker surcharge on shippers 

As container lines struggle with rising fuel prices, Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) has announced a temporary emergency bunker surcharge. The world’s second largest...

Shell to supply bunker for LNG-powered ships

Shell to supply bunker for LNG-powered ships 

By Jite Eriabie  Subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell have signed a long-term agreement with SIEM Car Carriers to supply the liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel two new...

Mumbai port eyes higher bunker sales with new bunkering facility 

India’s Mumbai port is looking to boost its bunker sales with the development of a new bunkering facility at Jawahar Dweep, an island off the coast of Mumbai....

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Bunker prices to rise by $200 per tonne due to new IMO sulphur cap  

Bunker prices could jump by more than $200 a tonne “overnight” when the new International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 0.5% sulphur cap comes into force in...

Tanker fire, bunker spill closes Houston ship channel 

A tanker fire caused by a bunker fuel leak closed a 1 mile section of the Houston Ship Channel overnight as crews worked to contain the spill and extinguish the fire....

Singapore bunker market players establish new association

Singapore’s bunker market has formed a new industry association, Association of Bunker Industry (Singapore) (ABIS), to improve and address the needs of the...