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Further shipping lines announce a fuel surcharge from 1st Jan

October 21st, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Earlier this month both Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd announced their introduction of a new Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) from 1st January 2019, now the world's second and third largest container shipping lines have revealed they also intend for customers to pay for their sulphur cap compliance. Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) will introduce a new Global Fuel [...]

What is IMO 2020?

October 19th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

IMO has set a global limit for sulphur in fuel oil used on board ships of 0.50% m/m (mass by mass) from 1 January 2020. This will significantly reduce the amount of sulphur oxide emanating from ships and should have major health and environmental benefits for the world, particularly for populations living close to ports [...]

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