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Posted: 20 days 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...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

CCCC & China Shipbuilding Group among 24 sanctioned Chinese companies by the US

The U.S. Department of Commerce has blacklisted 24 Chinese companies for their role in supporting th...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Wintershall Dea rejects U.S. sanctions for Nord Stream 2 project

German oil and gas company Wintershall Dea, one of five western partners in the Nord Stream 2 gas pi...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month 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: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 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...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

US blacklists four ship owners, tankers over Venezuela ties

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has designated four co...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

US Treasury Blacklists Another Rosneft Subsidiary over Venezuela Dealings

OFAC designated TNK Trading International S.A., a Geneva-based subsidiary of Rosneft. ...

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

Mercantile & Maritime to Comply with US Sanctions against Rosneft Trading

Mercantile & Maritime to end its shipping of Venezuelan oil for Rosneft Trading S.A. ...

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

More Troubles for Tankers as US Sanctions Rosneft Trading S.A.?

The Trump administration has designated Rosneft Trading S.A. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

US Lifts Sanctions against Cosco Dalian

The United States lifted its sanctions against Cosco Shipping Tanker (Dalian) Co. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Eagle Shipping Settles Sanctions Violations Case

Eagle Shipping has agreed to pay USD 1.1 million to settle violations of the Burmese Sanctions Regul...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 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: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 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: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 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...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Trump Administration Sanctions Iranian Shipping Network

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

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

US Blacklists Six Venezuelan Tankers

The United States has blacklisted six tankers that were shipping crude oil from Venezuela to Cuba.  ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

US Removes Oil Tanker, Shipowner from Its Blacklist

Monsoon Navigation Corporation and Panama-flagged Ocean Elegance were sanctioned in May 2019. ...

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

US Gov’t Confirmed as Owner of Seized North Korean Bulker

The US Department of Justice announces the entry of a judgment of forfeiture regarding Wise Honest. ...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Yamal LNG Carrier JV No Longer Subject to US Sanctions

The JV’s six LNG carriers were cleared of US sanctions after a change of ownership at China LN...

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

US Sanctions on COSCO Companies Hit US-Listed Teekay

The sanctions are affecting Teekay’s Yamal LNG joint venture. ...

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

US Sanctions Russian Ships for Jet Fuel Deliveries to Syria

The vessels were involved in the illicit transfer of jet fuel to the Russian military in Syria. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months 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. ...

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

US Sanctions Four More Vessels for Venezuela Ties

The sanctions include product tankers Carlota C, Sandino, Petion, and crude oil tanker Giralt. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months 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

US Blacklists Iranian Oil Tanker ‘Headed to Syria’

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo said that the U.S. has “reliable information” the tanker ...

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

WFW: Oil Majors Exempted from New US Sanctions on Venezuela

Venezuelan-owned and U.S.-based oil and gas company Citgo is also exempted. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago