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Saturday, October 20, 2018

No. 29/2008




David Koo recognised by Hong Kong Government

Each year the Hong Kong Government recognises individuals that make a significant contribution to Hong Kong, China  for their dedicated public and community service.   We are pleased to advise that David Koo, COO of INTERTANKO member Valles Steamship, past Chairman of the Hong Kong Shipowners Association, and INTERTANKO Vice Chairman and Executive Committee member, will be one of this year's...... More


Fuel oil demand declining – relative prices increasing

In connection with the new MARPOL Annex VI requirements, we have examined the development of fuel oil demand and prices.   The International Energy Agency (IEA) sees 8.8 mbd of crude distillation capacity being added to the refinery system between 2008 and 2013. Some of these refineries (Indian) will not produce heavy fuel oil (HFO) at all. Regionally, refinery capacity growth is concentrated i...... More



  • 04 September 2008 – Human Element in Shipping Committee meeting, London
  • 04 September 2008 – INTERTANKO Offshore Tanker Committee (IOTC) meeting, Oslo
  • 08 September 2008 – Associate Members Committee meeting, Connecticut
  • 11 September 2008 – Executive Committee meeting, Monaco
  • 12-13 September 2008 – ISTEC meeting, Monaco
  • 23-24 September 2008 – Chemical Tanker Sub-committee (Americas) meeting, Boston
  • 14 October 2008 – North American Panel meeting, Houston
  • 23 October 2008 – Hellenic Mediterranean Panel meeting, Athens
  • 28-29 October 2008 – Latin American Panel meeting, Cancun, Mexico
  • 3/5 November 2008 – Asian Regional Panel meeting, Hong Kong
  • 12 November 2008 – Chemical Tanker Committee meeting, Singapore
  • 17 November 2008 – Executive Committee meeting, London
  • 18 November 2008 – Council meeting, London
  • 19 November 2008 - INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO U.K. Members Lunch Seminar, London
  • 20 November 2008 – Vetting Committee meeting, London

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INTERTANKO's ILO 180/MLC 2006 guidance booklet now available!

This new INTERTANKO booklet aims to evaluate how the safety management system could be used to assist in establishing a compliance guidance document for ILO 180/MLC 2006 and provides guidance on:   a)      how to implement, comply, monitor and audit the hours of work or rest requirements and b)      how to provide documentary evidence of compliance.   The book was produced jointly by INTERTANKO...... More