China's bunker fuel demand to remain weak on poor bulk carriers market"It is usually quiet seasonally after Chinese New Year, but this year [the weakness] is compounded by the situation at Vale," a trader said.
Italy's Fratelli Cosulich plans more barges in Singapore after latest addition"We expect to add one to two more (owned) by the end of the year in order to have a fleet of nine," he said.
Off-spec alert for low flash point residual fuels in Singapore seen having little impact on demand"We don't see any market impact yet. I think the current lack of demand outweighs any off-spec alert," a trader said.
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FEATURE: Asian traders stockpiling low sulfur fuels ahead of IMO shift"The stocks are mainly low sulfur fuel oil components," a trader said.