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April 16, 2014
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Marine News
Apr 16 2014 13:03:00 EDT

Traffic via the Northern Sea Route (NSR) that runs across Arctic waters continues to grow and hit new records in 2013, as more and more companies are testing the path's feasibility, according to a ...

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Apr 16 2014 07:23:00 EDT

Japan's bonded bunker fuel sales edged up 0.2% year on year to 1.91 million barrels (304,341 kl) in February, data released Wednesday by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry showed....

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Bunker fuel prices were flat to lower across most ports in the Asia Pacific and Middle East Tuesday amid lackluster demand, trade sources said. Front-month ICE Brent crude futures fell 30 cents/barrel during the Platts Market on Close assessment hour ended 0930 GMT. In Singapore, bunker prices fell tracking the decline in ICE Brent crude futures. Offers for ex-wharf 380 CST hovered around $592-594/mt. Trades for loading dates after April 20 were heard between $591/mt and $593.50/mt during the MO... Read the full story...
East of Suez Aframax rates were steady Tuesday after rising for three consecutive sessions as most outstanding cargoes for loading this month were covered, market participants said. The Aframax market has recovered moderately since late last week due to a flurry of chartering activity after a long slump. While market sentiment was firmer, supported by chartering activity, the question was how long it would last, said a source with an Aframax owner. Among the fixtures heard, the ADS Oslo was repl... Read the full story...
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