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Posted: 5 months ago

OPEC+ production cuts have dire implications for oil tankers

The agreement of the members of OPEC and its allies to cut oil production by 9.7 million barrels of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

VLCC Volatility Brings Record USD 410K Fixture

VLCC fixed for USD 411.89K per day.

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Coronavirus Outbreak: VLCCs Hit the Hardest

The daily cost of hiring a VLCC for 12 months has fallen by over 20% in the last month. ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Poten: Coronavirus muddles LNG market, Chinese LNG imports

Uncertainty and disruptions associated with the Covid-19 ( Coronavirus) outbreak in China continue t...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Seafarers Face Screening in China, Singapore amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Seafarers calling at Chinese ports are advised to wear masks and take precautionary measures. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

US-China Deal: What Will It Mean for Tanker Shipping?

Sand: The deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Poten: Relatively Smooth Sailing as IMO 2020 Enters into Force?

It appears the shipping industry is coping better than expected following IMO 2020’s entry int...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Poten: Unipec Top Charterer of 2010s

Unipec top charterer of the last decade, with an ever-growing market share in reported dirty spot fi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Poten: African Sweet Crude Oil Exports Expected to Grow

Low sulphur – the majority of African crude oil exports – to become ‘increasingly ...

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

Unipec Remains the World’s Top Dirty Spot Charterer

Poten & Partners: China’s Unipec remained at the top of the list of the world’s lar...

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

Poten: Repositioning the Empties

A lot of “empties” have to be repositioned from the Pacific to the Atlantic. ...

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

OPEC Cuts to Test the Strength of Tanker Market Recovery

OPEC and Russia agreed to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels. ...

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

BGC Partners buys LNG consultancy Poten & Partners

BGC Partners, a brokerage and financial technology company, completed the acquisition of Poten &...

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

BGC Partners Takes Over Poten & Partners

BGC Partners completed the acquisition of ship brokerage, consulting and business intelligence firm ...

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

Poten: North Sea Crude Oil Market Shifting to Larger Tankers

North Sea crude expected to be moved over longer distances, stimulating ton-mile demand. ...

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

U.S. Sanctions against Iran to Drive Tanker Rate Increases

Sanctions against Iran contribute to the increase in tanker rates. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Poten: Tankers in the Eye of the Storm?

Hurricane aftermaths have led to an upswing in rates due to a lack of available tonnage. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Poten: Scrubber-Fitted VLCCs to Get Windfall from Sulphur Cap

Transporting crude oil and petroleum products across the oceans to get significantly more expensive ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Poten: China LNG imports on track to hit record high

Chinese LNG imports are on track to set an annual record this year due to strong policy support, wit...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Poten: collapse in LNG contract lengths raises future supply concerns

The average LNG contract length fell to a record low in 2017, according to the consultancy Poten &am...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

China’s LNG imports soar, handling capacity expands

Chinese government’s decision to switch the northeast regions of Tianjin and Hebei from coal t...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Chinese investment in LNG industry remains high in 2017

Chinese investment in liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry soared in 2016 and have carried over into...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Fleet Growth Still a Burden to Suezmax Rates

The Suezmax fleet witnessed a net fleet growth of 9.6% in the 12 months from August 2016, putting mo...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Poten: vessel supply growth expectations weigh on LNG spot charter rates

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) spot charter rates could remain low throughout the entire year, largely ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Poten & Partners: Large Tanker Orderbook Not as Scary as It Looks

Based on the delivery schedule of the current orderbook, deliveries of new tankers in 2017 will reac...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Poten & Partners: Tanker Deliveries vs. Scrapping Potential

Given the orderbook, the tanker market is expected to experience ample supply growth in the coming y...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago