Bunker sales at Singapore port fell 8.6% on year during October 2019, showed Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) data.
A total 3.77 million metric tonnes (mt) (exact: 3,767,700 mt) of marine fuel was sold at the port in October, lower than 4.11 million mt (exact: 4,125,200 mt) posted during October 2018.
Deliveries of 500 centistokes (cSt), 380 cSt and 180 cSt grades in October 2019 (versus on year), was respectively 503,000 mt (-39.7% from 834,800 mt), 2.26 million mt (-24.4% from 2.99 million mt), and 17,600 mt (-25.4% from 23,600 mt).
Low sulphur 500 cSt, 380 cSt and 180 cSt products recorded no sales (compared to zero on year), 459,300 mt (+13,818.2% from 3,300 mt), and 110,600 mt (+238.2% from 32,700 mt).
Low sulphur marine gas oil (LS MGO) sales were posted at 293,900 mt (+105.2% from 143,200 mt) and MGO at 51,300 mt (-30.4% from 73,700 mt).
To date, the amount of bunkers sold at the port totalled 38.92 million mt from January to October 2019, 6.4% down compared to 41.58 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: 15 November, 2019
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