Sales of marine fuel at Singapore port marginally decreased 0.06% in June on year, showed Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) data.
In total, the republic saw 3.92 million metric tonnes (mt) (exact: 3,919,900 mt) of marine fuel delivered to receiving vessels in June, compared to 3.92 million mt (exact: 3,922,300 mt) in June 2018.
Deliveries of 500 centistokes (cSt), 380 cSt and 180 cSt grade in June 2019 (versus on year), was respectively 717,100 mt (-15.9% from 852,900 mt), 2.78 million mt (-0.7% from 2.80 million mt), and 30,100 mt (+3.4% from 29,100 mt).
Low sulphur 500 cSt, 380 cSt and 180 cSt grades recorded sales of zero mt (down from 11,000 mt), 24,800 mt (+79.7% from 13,800 mt), and 43,600 mt (+473.7% from 7,600 mt).
Low sulphur marine gas oil (LS MGO) sales were posted at 230,800 mt (+114.7% from 107,500 mt) and MGO at 54,900 mt (-0.4% from 55,100 mt).
To date, the amount of bunkers sold at the port totalled 23.71 million mt from January to June 2019, 6.5% down compared to 25.35 million mt during the similar period last year.
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A monthly record of Singapore’s bunker sales volume in 2018 can be found here.
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Published: 16 July, 2019
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