Neste and the German bunkering services company BMT Bunker und Mineralöltransport GmbH on 5 November signed a partner agreement concerning distribution and sales of Neste MarineTM 0.5.
The new marine fuel, containing maximum 0.5% sulphur, has been available in Bremerhaven, Germany, since the beginning of November 2019.
“We are truly delighted that BMT is our marine fuel channel partner in Northwestern Europe,” says Sveta Ukkonen, Head of Marine Fuels and Services at Neste.
“They share our passion for cleaner shipping and have the ability to distribute Neste Marine 0.5 to global shipping companies operating via Bremerhaven.”
“We are proud to bring our BMT expertise and Neste’s high-quality marine fuels together,” added Andreas Mestermann, CEO of BMT.
“We value cooperation with Neste, one of the leading providers of cleaner and more sustainable fuel solutions. BMT is committed to building strong partnerships, which is also our key driver with Neste.”
Neste MarineTM 0.5 is manufactured with components from Neste’s refinery in Porvoo, Finland. Quality of the product is verified by full-scale fuel equipment system and engine tests in laboratory and onboard.
Photo credit: Neste
Published: 6 November, 2019
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