Tanker

  • Egypt to Receive Oil Shipment from Iraq

    Egypt to Receive Oil Shipment from Iraq

    Thursday, 4th May 2017
    Iraq started loading a tanker with 2mb of crude oil bound for Egypt, marking the first shipment under a bilateral agreement.
  • Libya Sends Tanker to Move Oil from Threaten Ports

    Libya Sends Tanker to Move Oil from Threaten Ports

    Sunday, 21st August 2016
    Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) sent the Greek flag vessel New Hellas tanker to begin loading oil at the country's eastern Zueitina port, after rival forces stationed in the area agreed to let it dock and take the oil to safety.
  • UN Blacklisted Eastern Libyan Tanker

    UN Blacklisted Eastern Libyan Tanker

    Wednesday, 4th May 2016
    A tanker with oil from eastern Libya returned with its cargo to the North African country after the United Nations blacklisted the shipment, amid an escalating struggle between the nation’s rival governments for control of its crude wealth.
  • Iranian Crude Cargo Reaches Europe

    Iranian Crude Cargo Reaches Europe

    Monday, 7th March 2016
    The Monte Toledo oil tanker became the first to have delivered Iranian crude into Europe since mid-2012, after the economic sanctions on Tehran were lifted earlier in January 2016. The tanker carried a haul of 1m barrels of crude.
  • Libya Intercepts Suspected Smuggling Tanker Heading To Malta

    Libya Intercepts Suspected Smuggling Tanker Heading To Malta

    Tuesday, 16th February 2016
    Libya's Coast Guard has intercepted a tanker suspected of involvement in fuel smuggling operations while in waters off the country's western region and headed for Malta.
  • Somali Pirates Attack Tanker, Defeated by Iran Warships

    Somali Pirates Attack Tanker, Defeated by Iran Warships

    Tuesday, 24th March 2015
    Iranian Navy warships rescued an oil tanker in the Gulf of Aden after a fierce battle with pirates.
  • Disputed Kurdish Tanker Tracked to Ashkelon

    Disputed Kurdish Tanker Tracked to Ashkelon

    Sunday, 1st March 2015
    An oil tanker from Iraqi Kurdistan that was blocked for months from unloading in Texas by a Baghdad legal challenge has sailed back to the Mediterranean and delivered its cargo to Israel, according to trading sources and ship-tracking data.
  • Sidi Kerir Oil Loading Delayed by Bad Weather

    Sidi Kerir Oil Loading Delayed by Bad Weather

    Sunday, 15th February 2015
    Oil loadings at Egypt's port of Sidi Kerir have been delayed by bad weather, three industry sources said on Friday, contributing to lower supplies in the Mediterranean.
  • Iran Bounce Back Plans with World Largest Tanker

    Iran Bounce Back Plans with World Largest Tanker

    Tuesday, 3rd February 2015
    Aptly called ‘Persian Gulf,’ Iran’s FSU oil terminal is the country’s newest trump card as world’s largest oil tanker in highly shaky oil prices.
  • Disputed Kurdish Tanker Leaves Texas

    Disputed Kurdish Tanker Leaves Texas

    Wednesday, 28th January 2015
    More Kurdish oil will probably head to the U.S. even as a tanker carrying 1 million barrels of disputed crude returns to the Mediterranean Sea six months and $60 million less valuable after anchoring off Texas.