NYSHEX CEO: Digitization Is the New Normal

CEO of New York Shipping Exchange speaks about progress made so far and future plans.

Gulf Ship-to-Ship Transfer Spills Common and Neglected?

An oil slick was spotted on January 25 on the beaches of Aqqah, Fujairah, a home to renowned beach resorts in UAE.

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Bahri Welcomes 43rd VLCC to Its Fleet

Bahri has taken delivery of Lawhah, the second VLCC fleet addition since the beginning of this year. 

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Chinese Owners Take the Lead in VLCC Market

VesselsValue: Chinese companies dominate the ownership of very large crude carriers.

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Bahri Adds New VLCC to Its Fleet

Bahri took delivery of the new very large crude carrier (VLCC) Kassab on January 22.

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CSET Pens VLCC Charter Deal with Sinochem

COSCO Shipping Energy Transportation has signed a tanker cooperation deal with Sinochem Oil.

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DACKS Names, Delivers New VLCC to CMES

DACKS has named and delivered a very large crude carrier to China Merchants Energy Shipping.

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International Seaways to Buy Euronav's Six VLCCs

International Seaways has reached a deal to buy the holding companies for six 300,000 dwt VLCCs from Euronav NV.

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DHT Holding Disposes of Oldest VLCC Trio

Crude oil tanker company DHT Holdings has joined its counterparts in the shedding of outdated tonnage as part of ...

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One More VLCC Newbuild Joins Bahri

National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has taken delivery of Shaden, a very large crude carrier (VLCC), ...

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Gener8 Maritime Cuts Contract Price for New VLCC

US-based Gener8 Maritime has reached an agreement with Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines ...

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VLCC Floating Storage Tumbles

Very large crude carrier (VLCC) floating storage has witnessed a substantial drop impacted by an agreement on ...

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Bahri Expands Fleet with Another VLCC

National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has taken delivery of the very large crude carrier (VLCC) ...

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Report: NYK Line Books Construction of 4 VLCCs

Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) Line has placed an order for up to four very large ...

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Gibson: OPEC Puts Pressure on Crude Tanker Market

The OPEC-led production cuts are having negative implications for crude tankers, particularly very large crude ...

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Bahri Adds New VLCC to Its Fleet

National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has further expanded its fleet with the addition of a 300,000-dwt ...

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Maran Tankers Orders VLCC Quartet at DSME

Maran Tankers Management, part of Greek shipping major Angelicoussis Shipping Group, has returned to South Korean ...

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20-Year-Old Crude Carriers Are Here to Stay?

By 2020, some 100 very large crude carriers (VLCCs) will be over 20 years old, hinting that the time may be ripe ...

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Nine BW Vessels Join DHT Holdings' Fleet

Nine very large crude carriers (VLCCs), acquired from the BW Group Limited, have been delivered to crude oil tanker ...

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Clarksons: Shipowners Favor VLCCs

With contracting this year only slightly less subdued than in 2016, there has been a welcome influx of activity in ...

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Smaller Tankers Likely to Benefit from Qatar Crisis?

If crude oil vessels from Qatar are banned from entering neighboring countries’ ports, it could have a small ...

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Bahri Adds 38th VLCC

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has taken delivery of Maharah, a 300,000 dwt very large crude ...

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