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Blame game over illegal North Korean tanker trade

Cichen Shen

Master says he was uninformed and the illegal trade was directed by the charterer






Tanker stocks disappoint

Lambros Papaeconomou

A broad sell-off of tanker stocks on NYSE and NASDAQ in 2017

Crude Tankers

Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: Crude Tankers

Latest From VLCC & Suez and Aframax

Crude tanker markets feel impact of oversupply

Owners still can take advantage of occasional spike as seen in recent VLCC and aframax market developments

Middle East and Africa Europe

Secondhand shipping markets expand by 47% to $32bn in 2017

VesselsValue estimates show activity picking up in nearly all sectors of cargo carriers and offshore units

Containers Dry Bulk

Hound Point tanker lifting resumes after Forties pipeline repairs

UK terminal offers small respite to crude tanker markets’ lacklustre opening to 2018

Europe United Kingdom
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Product Tankers

Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: Product Tankers

Latest From Products

Refinery maintenance in Europe and Middle East hurts product tanker rates

But negative impact is partially offset with consuming nations seeking barrels elsewhere

Europe Middle East and Africa

Atlantic MR markets begin 2018 on solid footing

Atlantic basket earnings up 24% this year owing to high US Gulf exports, but oversupply plagues East-of-Suez rates

Asia Pacific Europe

Navig8 sees 'business as usual' after Gener8 and Scorpio deals

Group will retain significant presence in shipping as a pool and asset manager, says chairman Gary Brocklesby

Tankers and Gas Products
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Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: LPG

Latest From LPG

Emerging VLGC newbuilding demand defies spot weakness

Up to six very large gas carriers have been ordered since end-December as prices hover around 15-year low

US States Middle East and Africa

Secondhand shipping markets expand by 47% to $32bn in 2017

VesselsValue estimates show activity picking up in nearly all sectors of cargo carriers and offshore units

Containers Dry Bulk

Lacklustre year for tankers ends with signs of recovery

Baltic Exchange’s year-end report card: LPG and product tankers enjoy winter spikes but VLCCs disappoint

Tankers and Gas LPG
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Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: LNG

Latest From LNG

Golar Partners wins 15-year FSRU contract

Master limited partnership can nominate either Golar Spirit or Golar Freeze to the Atlantic basin project

Norway Tankers and Gas

Cheniere signs LNG supply pact with Trafigura

Development will provide a lift to the LNG shipping market and boost spot trades

US States Tankers and Gas

Baltic Exchange forms panel of LNG shipbrokers for index development

Move marks the first foray into LNG by the historic institution, whose dry bulk and oil tanker freight assessments markets are widely referenced

Europe United Kingdom
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Equity Watch

Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: Equity Watch

Latest From DHT, Euronav, Frontline, Gener8, Nordic American Tankers, Scorpio Tankers, Dorian Lpg, Gaslog & Golar Lng

GasLog Partners raises $111m from public offering

Units sold in the offering will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange

North America United States

Could Cosco still have eyes for Gener8?

Chinese conglomerate revealed to have been a rival to Euronav in Gener8 deal, but speculation is rife that interest in a deal remains


GasLog Partners looks to raise up to $97m from unit offering

Funds to be used to finance future acquisitions, pay off debt and as working capital.

North America United States
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Set Alert for Lloyd's List Tankers and Gas :: Outlook

Latest From Market Outlooks & Tankers and Gas

Look into the crystal ball – and decide what to do next

With a broad market recovery and a brighter outlook, owners have a chance to avoid past mistakes in 2018

Containers Dry Bulk

Product tankers: Bulls are arriving… hopefully

Long-awaited recovery may be realised finally as stock drawdown continues and fleet growth slows

Products Annual Outlook

Crude tankers: Hope of bottoming out

Minor recovery expected despite risks from oversupply and extended Opec cut

Tankers and Gas Annual Outlook

Year-end projections: Tanker and gas

LNG shipping enters the bull cycle but other segments are hitting bottom

Middle East and Africa North America

LPG carrier owners' eyes too big for their bellies

LPG market outlook in graphs: Severe oversupply means owners cannot see light at the end of tunnel, despite healthy demand growth
Asia Pacific United States

Qatar crisis yet to shake LNG carrier demand

LNG shipping outlook in graphs: Booming LNG trades support tanker demand despite rapid fleet growth
Middle East and Africa Asia Pacific
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