Maersk Group favors low sulfur fuels, working on new BAF, says exec"Our main policy is to opt for compliant fuels but also test scrubbers in some of the ships," Pedersen said.
Operational use of VLSFO likely to be smooth as IMO 2020 rule looms: VPS executive"Large shipowners have already been sending us the new 0.5% fuel sample test blends," Choudhuri said.
Med refiners face logistics, banking issues with Iran crude despite waivers"There is lots of uncertainty on how to pay," a crude trader said.
BIMCO adopts two bunker clauses to aid compliance with IMO 2020 ruleIt is very important that the new sulfur clauses are ready to allow to prepare ahead of January 1, 2020, Eckhardt said.
Asia's 2019 middle distillate term talks gain clarity after Formosa awards contractsFormosa's term price for 500 ppm sulfur gasoil is stronger reflecting IMO 2020, an industry source said.