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Posted: about 1 month ago

US blacklists Iran’s petroleum ministry, oil and tanker companies

On 26 October, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has imp...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

US seizes websites of Iranian companies accused of shipping fuel to Venezuela

The U.S. Justice Department has seized three websites used by Iranian fuel traders, which are accuse...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

BIS fines Nordic with $31M for unlawful use of U.S. survey equipment in Iranian waters

US Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) acting under secretary Cordell Hull has issued a final orde...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

US says it seized Iranian fuel from four Venezuela-bound tankers

The United States has seized fuel from four oil tankers reportedly carrying fuel shipments from Iran...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Gulf of Oman: Tanker boarded by Iranian forces not arrested

Iranian naval forces boarded an oil and chemical tanker in the Gulf of Oman, numerous media outlets ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

US sanctions against Iranian shipping network come into effect

On 8 June, US sanctions targeting the Iranian shipping network came into effect, six months after th...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Report: Iran to Acquire 158 New Ships

Iran unveiled a massive newbuilding program in an effort to modernize the country’s fleet.  ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

US Blacklists Chinese Shipowner in New Sanctions against Iran

The Trump Administration has issued a new wave of sanctions against Iran. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Insurance Rates Set to Surge amid Heightened Tensions in the Middle East

Tensions in the Middle East are expected to result in draconian conditions in maritime insurance pol...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Petrobras Staying Clear of Strait of Hormuz for Now

Perobras ships will avoid transit through the Strait of Hormuz. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

US Gives More Time to Companies to Wind Down Dealings with Cosco Dalian

U.S. extends the deadline to companies that deal with COSCO Shipping Tanker (Dalian) to wind down t...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Trump Administration Sanctions Iranian Shipping Network

OFAC designated an Iranian shipping network for alleged involvement in the smuggling of lethal aid f...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

US: Firms Given Time to Wind Down Business with COSCO Units

The waiver allows “maintenance or wind down of transactions” and is valid until December...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Damaged Iranian Tanker to Undergo Repairs in Bandar Abbas

The tanker whose hull was damaged in a missile attack off Saudi Arabia will be repaired in Bandar Ab...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iranian Tanker Damaged After Explosion off Jeddah

An Iranian tanker has suffered an explosion and caught fire in a suspected missile attack off Saudi ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Seized Stena Impero Leaves Iran, Owner Confirms

Stena Bulk said that the vessel has left the port of Bandar Abbas and is transiting to Dubai for the...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

US Sanctions COSCO Companies over Iran Trade

The U.S. sanctioned two COSCO subsidiaries in the latest move to curb the flow of Iranian crude. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Stena Impero Departs for International Waters?

Despite the conclusion of judicial proceedings, Stena Bulk said that the vessel remains at anchor in...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iran Seizes Another Tanker for Allegedly Smuggling Fuel

The ship vessel was reportedly smuggling 250,000 liters of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emirates. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK Accuses Iran of Selling Adrian Darya 1 Cargo to Syria

“Iran has shown complete disregard for its own assurances over Adrian Darya 1,” UK’...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Stena Impero Could Soon Be Released, Iran Said

The British-flagged oil tanker could be released after finalization of legal proceeding against the ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iran: Adrian Darya 1 Unloaded Cargo on Mediterranean Coast

The tanker reached its destination on the Mediterranean coast where it offloaded the cargo, Iran sai...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

US Blacklists “Oil-for-Terror” Shipping Network

Over the past year, the network allegedly moved oil worth hundreds of millions of dollars in breach ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iran to Free Seven Stena Impero Crew Members

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that final procedures are under way to send the sailors to t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iranian Tanker Adrian Darya 1 Goes Dark off Syria

The vessel appears to have turned off its transponder less than 50 nautical miles off Tartus. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ITF Slams US over Plans to Revoke Seafarer Visas

The U.S. said it would deny seafarers a visa if they work on board a vessel carrying Iranian oil. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago