LSFO set to be default bunker fuel choice as IMO 2020 rule nears: Bimco execBIMCO also supports IMO's proposal for a carriage ban on non-compliant fuels.
Singapore fuel oil complex stays weak on persistent supply overhangThe 380 CST cash differential has hit a low of minus 67 cents/mt Friday, not seen since August 3, 2017, Platts data showed.
Ferry owner says scrubber intake fault may have caused sulfur breach"The scrubbers work fine," the source said. "As long as they get enough sea-water (with alkaline material) they scrub below the required 0.1% level."
Uncertainty looms over extent of scrubber use ahead of IMO 2020 rulePricing will be the ultimate deciding factor to determine the choice of bunker fuel, sources said.
Singapore February bunker fuel sales gain 8% on year to 4.14 million mtSales fell by 10.2% from January's levels.