Mr S. Iswaran, Minister for Transport and Minister-in-charge of Trade Relations, on Thursday (13 January) night said the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has provide funding close to SGD 3 million for several digital bunkering projects.
The funds are for eight projects involving a total of 35 companies working together to accelerate the development of digital products and solutions for the bunkering sector, he stated at the Singapore Maritime Foundation New Year Conversations 2022 event.
These projects are part of the first industry transformation map to digitalise the maritime industry, and will support efforts of the Singapore Trade Data Exchange (SGTraDex) in data sharing across bunkering stakeholders.
Details of the eight projects and project collaborators, including bunker suppliers, bunker barge operators, bunker terminals, bunker traders, shipowners/operators, financial institutions, mass flow meter manufacturers, marine tech firms, are as follows:
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Published: 14 January, 2022
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