TRADER NOTE: Ex-WFS traders start own bunker firmMattias Eckeberg and Sebastian Clausen, former employees of Word Fuel Services, have formed Lloyd Bunker, a broking and trading company in Bremen.
FEATURE: LNG's uptake as bunker fuel to hinge on commercial interestsA spread of $1-$6/MMBtu with a core $2-$4/MMBtu to MDO is likely required for promoting LNG's use as a marine fuel
Bunker supplier Peninsula launches operations in BarcelonaThe company has moved its 7,500-dwt barge Alliance Spirit up to the northeastern Spanish port.
INTERVIEW: Marsh's Harris says IMO 2020 compliance raises question of insurance cover"As far as underwriters are concerned, they expect vessels to comply with the Flag State requirements, and classificatory requirements especially."
Denmark charges former OW Bunker unit director with fraudThe charge relates to the director handing out more than 800 million krone ($123 million) of credit over about 18 months to a Singapore-based company.