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Tankers: VLCC Market Falls Again This Week

24/01/2022

VLCC

This sector sunk a little further this week. For 280,000mt Middle East Gulf to USG (via Cape of Good Hope) the market is assessed half a point lower at the WS17.5-18 level. Weakness was also been seen in the 270,000mt

Major step forward for standardization of ship-shore data exchange – the next step in port call optimization

24/01/2022

On Wednesday this week the International Taskforce Port Call Optimization got to work on establishing common definitions following the milestone inaugural meeting of the ISO Technical Committee 8 on technical standards for administrative and operational data last December.

The ISO meeting