Shell conducts successful low sulphur fuel oil deliveries
Oct 11, 2012
Shell Trading Marine Fuels commenced low sulphur fuel oil (LSFO RMG 380cst, maximum 1.0% sulphur) deliveries in Singapore in September 2012.
‘We are pleased to announce that initial LSFO barge deliveries have been most successful and we are now rolling it out on a wider commercial scale,’ said Carolyn Comer, Global Sales Manager, Shell Trading Marine Fuels.
Since the North American Emission Control Area (ECA) came into effect from 1 August 2012, LSFO demand in Singapore has been on the rise.
Shell remains committed to working closely with ship owners to meet this increasing bunker demand.
LSFO is now offered alongside Shell’s existing portfolio of bunker grades, namely High Sulphur 380cst, 500cst and Marine Gas Oil in Singapore.
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