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Iranian Tanker Sought by US Heading Toward Greece

Iranian Tanker Sought by US Heading Toward Greece

From The Houston Chronicle


An Iranian supertanker with $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects is tied to a sanctioned organization left Gibraltar and was heading east into the Mediterranean Sea on Monday, with its next …

Supertanker Suspected of Violating Sanctions Seized Off the Coast of Gibraltar

Supertanker Suspected of Violating Sanctions Seized Off the Coast of Gibraltar

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Vessel suspected of carrying Iranian oil to Syria in violation of EU sanctions
An Iranian supertanker carrying oil allegedly bound for Syria was detained in Gibraltar by British Royal Marines this

Empty Supertankers Illustrate A Strange Oil Market

Empty Supertankers Illustrate A Strange Oil Market

From Bloomberg

They are slowly plowing their way across thousands of miles of ocean toward America’s Gulf of Mexico coastline. As they do, twelve empty supertankers are also revealing a few truths about today’s global oil market.

In normal times, …

February 21, 2019 - 5:46 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News
First 2-Million-Barrel Supertanker Arrives at Enterprise Products Partners Terminal

First 2-Million-Barrel Supertanker Arrives at Enterprise Products Partners Terminal

From Bloomberg

Crude oil shipment would be biggest ever from the port

Offshore terminal LOOP recently began exporting cargoes

A 2 million barrel-carrying supertanker arrived for the first time at a jetty in Texas City as surging U.S. oil output …

A Supertanker is Loading Export Crude Oil in Louisiana; Could Change U.S. Oil Export Game

A Supertanker is Loading Export Crude Oil in Louisiana; Could Change U.S. Oil Export Game

From CNBC

Shell Oil is reportedly loading a supertanker in Louisiana, the first of its kind to leave that port with U.S. crude exports. The shipment via the Saudi Arabian-owned supertanker, capable of carrying 2 million barrels, signals the next …

Panama Canal Gets Bigger, But is it Big Enough for Oil?

Panama Canal Gets Bigger, But is it Big Enough for Oil?

Nine-Year, $5 Billion Expansion Project Complete

The Panama Canal was opened in 1914, and for a century, shippers have realized a more efficient route to Asia. But during more than a century of use, ships have increased in size and …

June 29, 2016 - 5:53 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Oil and Gas 360 Articles