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April 2022 Continues Record Import Volumes with No Impact from China’s Lockdowns


The global shipping crisis continued through April 2022 with another year-over-year record in container import volume versus 2021. COVID-related shutdowns in China continue to spread, but do not appear to be having an impact on overall U.S. container import volumes.

ENGINE: Europe & Africa Bunker Fuel Availability Outlook


Supply of LSMGO has improved further this week in ARA ports, with more suppliers now offering prompt delivery, particularly in Rotterdam, sources say. Availability of VLSFO is also looking better.

Recommended lead times for deliveries of LSMGO and VLSFO in ARA