Tankers

Investment , Legislation , Infrastructure , Tankers , Construction

Despite Short-term Pain, Oil and Gas Leaders Stress Infrastructure Gain

Executives and politicians discuss ways to position the industry for the coming rebound.

May 14, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

LNG Cargoes Head to China After Beijing Awards Tax Waivers

Shipments are the first from the US since March 2019.

April 7, 2020

Crude Oil , Tankers , Storage

As Shale Struggles, Crude Tankers Ply Oceans of Cash

Even with very high day rates, the oil market contango means that floating storage makes economic sense.

April 6, 2020

Tankers , Storage

Is Crude Oil Storage on Vessels the Answer?

As demand for crude oil falls and storage tanks around the world fill up, there is a temptation to turn to tankers for storage.

April 1, 2020

Crude Oil , Tankers

Chinese Buyers Snap Up US Oil at Widest Discounts Ever

WTI discounts are $6 to $7 a barrel, increasing pressure on producers to shut in wells.

April 1, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

Laden LNG Tanker Heads to China from US, First Since March 2019

Shipment comes as China returns to work and increases its demand for power.

March 30, 2020

Crude Oil , Tankers , Storage

Oil Plunge Sets Off Search For Tanks, Revives Dormant Cushing Storage Trade

Analysts estimate the global glut of crude could reach 1 billion barrels.

March 17, 2020

Crude Oil , Tankers

Booking Frenzy Sends Oil Tanker Rates Soaring As OPEC Opens Crude Taps

Freight charges from the Middle East to China doubled overnight.

March 12, 2020

Tankers , Storage , Gathering & Processing , Construction

The Promise Of Exports: Midstream Bright Spots In A New Decade

Familiar challenges remain, but growing export markets buoy the midstream.

March 5, 2020

Tankers

Answering 'A Sea Change'

Export terminals make sales to foreign markets work—and the U.S. needs more of them. 

March 2, 2020