fuel

Is lignin, ethanol blend shipping’s new green fuel?

A.P. Moller – Maersk, Wallenius Wilhelmsen, BMW Group, H&M Group, Levi Strauss & Co. and Marks & Spencer are exploring LEO, a blend of lignin and ethanol, that could be part of the future solution for sustainable shipping.

IMO 2020 should be enforced uniformly

IMO must make sure the IMO 2020 regulations are enforced in such a way that they do not distort competition and do not penalize responsible companies for complying.

INTERCARGO raises IMO 2020 safety concern

With 1 Jan 2020 less than five and a half months away, INTERCARGO expresses its growing concern in view of the magnitude of challenge lying ahead for the industry and the need for a smooth transition.

Lingering concerns over IMO 2020

From January 2020, the IMO will ban ships from using fuels with a sulfur content above 0.5%, compared with 3.5% now. However, there are still concerns and uncertainty over this regulation.

Uncertain outlook for container shipping

The container shipping industry is facing an exceptionally high level of uncertainty, particularly from the extra cost associated with IMO 2020 and how much carriers will recover from shippers.