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Captain murdered on oil tanker off Venezuela 

Captain murdered on oil tanker off Venezuela 

  Armed assailants murdered the captain of an oil tanker after boarding his ship while it was anchored off the coast of eastern Venezuela, according to a local...

U.S. blacklists six oil tankers in new Venezuela-related sanctions

U.S. blacklists six oil tankers in new Venezuela-related sanctions

  The Trump administration on Tuesday blacklisted six oil tankers involved in the shipment of Venezuelan oil to Cuba, the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at...

MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) imposed a war risk premium surcharge on cargo coming from worldwide destinations into Venezuela.  The surcharge...

U.S. blacklists two tankers, owners for Venezuela ties

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has blacklisted two vessels, which transported oil from Venezuela to Cuba, and their respective owners. The ships in question are the...

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Armed robbers raid another oil tanker off Venezuela

Five robbers armed with knives and a pipe wrench on March 28 boarded an oil tanker anchored at the Jose Terminal Anchorage in Venezuela, the International Maritime...

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Armed robbers flee after attacking ship off Venezuela

Three robbers armed with knives boarded an unidentified crude oil tanker anchored off Venezuela, says the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre. ...

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Armed men rob ship off Venezuela

Three robbers armed with knives boarded an unidentified crude oil tanker anchored off Venezuela, says the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre....

BSM to halt managing of Venezuelan oil tankers

BSM to halt managing of Venezuelan oil tankers

Integrated maritime solutions provider Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) say in the light of United States sanctions against OPEC member Venezuela, it might stop...

Venezuela files WTO complaint over Colombia's fuel import rules

Venezuela files WTO complaint over Colombia’s fuel import rules

  Venezuela has filed a complaint against Colombia at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over her illegal discrimination against its fuel export. According to a...

Venezuela navy intercepts Exxon oil exploration ship in Guyana

Venezuela navy intercepts Exxon oil exploration ship in Guyana

A ship exploring for oil on behalf of Exxon Mobil Corp in Guyanese waters was over the weekend “intercepted” by Venezuela’s navy, Guyana’s foreign ministry said...

Venezuela seizes 150kg of cocaine from ship

Venezuela seizes 150kg of cocaine from ship

Close to 150 kilograms of cocaine have been seized from the 47,018 dwt chemical tanker José Progress, according to the Venezuelan National Guard. The illicit cargo...

Venezuela to increase China oil exports to one million bpd

Venezuela is to increase its oil exports to China to one million barrels per day, President Nicolas Maduro, said on Tuesday, just days after visiting the Asian...