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  • Volumes of diesel/gasoil on the water recently hit a multi-year high, buoyed by the flurry of newbuild VLCC tankers loading in June.

  • In-transit volumes of diesel/gasoil hit a fresh high of 25m mt on 10-11 July

  • Around 1.7m mt loaded in June across 7 newbuild VLCCs, the highest seen by Vortexa since 2016.

  • The latest newbuild VLCC to start loading is Nissos Santorini, which took on product from an LR2 tanker that loaded from Yosu. 

  • VLCCs have been used increasingly to carry diesel from East of Suez to the West on maiden voyages. Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Singapore/Malaysia have been the main exporters this year.


Jul 9, 2019

Vortexa Snapshot: Diesel imports into the Philippines at 3-year high

The Philippines, Southeast Asia’s largest diesel importer, took in a 3-year high level in Q2 2019.
Jun 25, 2019

Vortexa Snapshot: Europe to PADD 1 Gasoline Flows Rise After PES Refinery Incident

Gasoline exports from Europe to PADD 1 spiked in week 25 after the PES refinery incident.
Jun 21, 2019

Vortexa Infographic: Singapore's Evolving Fuel Trade in 2019

A look at the key trade changes impacting Singapore fuel oil flows - powered by Vortexa data.

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