Marine fuels sales at Singapore port increased slightly by 1.1% on year during August 2022, according to Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) data.
In total, 4.12 million metric tonnes (mt) (exact 4,116,327 mt) of various bunker grades were sold at the world’s largest bunkering port in August, an increase from 4.07 million mt (4,071,859 mt) recorded during August 2021.
Deliveries of 500 centistokes (cSt), 380 cSt and 180 cSt grades in August (against on year) were respectively 2,948 mt (-96.13% from 76,199 mt), 1.23 million mt (25.46% from 978,432 mt), and zero (versus zero).
Low sulphur variants of 500 cSt, 380 cSt and 180 cSt products in August (against on year) recorded respectively 1,147 mt (from zero), 2.06 million mt (+3.52% from 1.99 million), and 53,854 mt (-67.36% from 164,980 mt).
Low sulphur 100 cSt recorded sales of 397,096 mt (-24.49% from 525,881 mt) and ULSFO had no sales in August.
Low Sulphur marine gas oil (LS MGO) sales were posted at 330,372 mt (13.92% from 290,012 mt) and MGO at 11,343 mt (-57.6% from 26,752 mt).
Earlier Singapore bunker volumes in 2022 can be found below:
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A complete series of articles on Singapore bunker volumes by Manifold Times in 2021 can be found below:
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Photo credit: Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore
Published: 13 September, 2022
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