BP reveals specifications for two possible 0.5% sulfur bunker blendsLittle information has so far emerged about refiners' plans for 0.5% sulfur marine fuels in 2020, despite growing concerns about their compatibility and stability.
Lukoil plans to produce up to 480,000 mt/year of 0.5% sulfur bunker fuelThe company's figures for its production plans are "very rough" and subject to change as Lukoil learns more about its Russian competitors' plans.
ExxonMobil announces first locations to supply IMO 2020-compliant 0.5% sulfur marine fuelsNorthwest Europe, the Med and Singapore to offer fuels.
Japan shippers to seek alternatives to fossil fuels for IMO 2050 emission targetSlow steaming, optimizing cargo shipping arrangements are some options.
UPDATE: IMO GHG cuts present unprecedented challenge for shipping"Please remember, this initial strategy is not a final statement but a key starting point," IMO Secretary General Kitack Lim said.