Marine fuels sales at Singapore port increased slightly by 1.4% on year during July 2022, according to Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) data.
In total, 4.12 million metric tonnes (mt) (exact 4,120,609 mt) of various bunker grades were sold at the world’s largest bunkering port in July, an increase from 4.06 million mt (4,063,843 mt) recorded during July 2021.
Deliveries of 500 centistokes (cSt), 380 cSt and 180 cSt grades in July (against on year) were respectively 12,000 mt (-83.63% from 73,300 mt), 1,255,341 mt (+78.09% from 984,000 mt), and zero (versus zero).
Low sulphur variants of 500 cSt, 380 cSt and 180 cSt products in July (against on year) recorded respectively no sales, 2.009 million mt (+0.40% from 2.001 million), 57,300 mt (-64.85% from 162,991 mt).
Low sulphur 100 cSt recorded sales of 439,100 mt (-17.99% from 535,400 mt) and ULSFO had no sales in July.
Low Sulphur marine gas oil (LS MGO) sales were posted at 313,800 mt (11.47% from 281,500 mt) and MGO at 13,700 mt (-45.2% from 25,000 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: 15 August, 2022
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