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South Korea has bought no Iranian crude oil for about three months
Containership tries bunkering with vegetable oil

Containership tries bunkering with vegetable oil

Amsterdam - Low-carbon shipping group GoodShipping has announced its first carbon-free shipment - a voyage of the container feeder Samskip Endeavor fueled by vegetable oil. Prior to the voyage, the “Endeavor” took on 22,000 liters (about 20 tonnes) of hydrotreated used cooking oil

AEN, Ilva and a turbine. Genoa will not break / GALLERY

AEN, Ilva and a turbine. Genoa will not break / GALLERY

Genova - Say hello to the AE94.3A. The electricity it will generate will brighten the homes of 200,000 Tunisian families. On reaching Mornaguia, Tunisia, please inform the Societe Tunisienne de l’Electricité et du Gaz that it wasn’t easy to assemble this in good time after the Morandi Bridge of Genoa collapsed

China LNG tariff casts shadow over new U.S. export terminals
One of Russia’s new icebreakers facing delays

One of Russia’s new icebreakers facing delays

St. Petersburg - Another of Russia’s new-line nuclear icebreakers is running afoul of construction deadlines in a delay that will likely force older ones to operate longer. The hull of the “Arktika”, one of Russia’s three LK-60 nuclear icebreakers, was floated in 2016 at the Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg

Zvezda to build LNG Aframax duo for SCF

Zvezda to build LNG Aframax duo for SCF

Moscow - Russian shipyard Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex is to build the country’s first LNG-fuelled tankers under an order from Sovcomflot for two Aframax newbuilds. The 114,000dwt ships will feature dual-fuel propulsion using LNG as the primary fuel

U.S. crude exports in July edge down from record high

U.S. crude exports in July edge down from record high

NEW YORK - U.S. crude oil exports eased slightly to 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd) in July from a record 2.2 million bpd in June, foreign trade data from the U.S. Census Bureau showed on Wednesday. Shipments to China have fallen, while Taiwan imported a record at about 143,000 bpd

India allows state refiners to use Iran tankers, insurance for oil imports

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