Sponsors & Supporters
Bunker One is one of the world’s leading physical suppliers of marine fuels, lubricants, related products and services for vessels worldwide.
Stemming from one of the oldest shipping companies in the world, Bunker One was founded in Denmark more than four decades ago and has rapidly developed into a respected physical supplier. Thanks to our global footprint, we provide supply in any corner of the world covering five regions: North America, South America, Northern Europe, Mediterranean and Asia. Bunker One combines physical supply capabilities with an international reselling platform to guarantee optimum supply solutions.
Drive your business forward with Bunker One’s unique local expertise and global coverage. We know the true DNA of the bunker industry fostering long-lasting business relationships based on expert integrity, respect and trust established by our 79 experts in selected ports and a network of offices in 12 locations.
Bunker One. Fuelling Simplicity.
Formed in 2020, TFG Marine is a marine fuels supply and procurement joint venture, between physical commodity trading company Trafigura Group Pte and ship owning companies Frontline Ltd and Golden Ocean Group Ltd. The joint venture brings together three companies that are market-leaders in their respective fields, each with solid credentials and complementary strengths in global commodity trading and shipping.
The combined marine fuel demand from Trafigura, Frontline and Golden Ocean, covering a fleet of some 700 owned and chartered vessels, provides economies of scale, and lays the foundation for TFG Marine to become one of the world’s largest fuel procurement and supply alliances, generating substantial demand in key bunkering hub ports globally.
Monjasa is a global partner in the oil and shipping industries and among the world’s 10 largest marine fuel suppliers. Our core business includes reselling and supply of marine fuels, oil terminal operation and shipowning activities.
By emphasising strong personal relations and engaging with local shipping communities, we service shipowners, charterers and operators in more than 700 ports worldwide. Our fleet of some 25 tankers and barges has helped us reach prominent positions in hard-to-reach markets such as Latin America, West Africa and the Middle East.
In the Americas, you find our offices in Stamford, Houston and Panama City.
ASTILLEROS PUERTO DE BALBOA S.A. (ASTIBAL)
The shipyard, located in the Port of Balboa, was built more than 100 years ago to provide maintenance and repairs to vessels passing through the Panama Canal. The facilities have been under the management of ASTIBAL since the start of 2022 and they are currently being rehabilitated before being brought into operation.
In addition to ASTIBAL, the group, which has more than 30 years of experience in the ship repair industry, manages ASTICAN and ASTANDER shipyards located in the Canary Islands and Bay of Biscay respectively. These shipyards are specialists in all kinds of repairs, maintenance, and conversion projects and work under the most demanding quality standards in the sector.
With three graving docks, ASTIBAL is the only shipyard with the capacity to dry dock Panamax vessels, anywhere between the US West Coast and Chile. This, together with its strategic location at the entrance to the Panama Canal entrance, gives it a competitive advantage.
HANWA AMERICA CORP.
Hanwa Co. Ltd is a Japanese integrated trading company and physical bunker supplier in Japan. Registered on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the company has an annual revenue of approximately $16 billion.
Petroleum is one of Hanwa’s main business segments and company employs bunker fuel traders at its head office in Tokyo, as well as at its offices in Singapore, Seoul, London and New York.
The company, which has over 65 offices worldwide, also deals in metals, non-ferrous metals, food, and many other business sectors.
Hanwa has a significant presence in global markets and is also recognised as having one of the largest market shares in the Asian region.
INTERNATIONAL MARINE & ENERGY DMCC
PANAMA OIL TERMINALS S.A.
Parkland Announces New Marine Division.
From Bob Espey, Parkland CEO:
“In order to achieve the ambitious growth goals that we have established, we are committed to embracing our innovative spirit that has proven to be essential to our success. In keeping with that commitment, we are pleased to share a new enterprise-wide initiative regarding our Marine business that embodies the concepts of synergies, enterprise uplift and teamwork.
Parkland is launching a Global Marine division, named Parkland Marine. Parkland Marine will utilize a “one face to market” approach and will be responsible for the management and growth of our Marine business across all divisions of Parkland.
James Stapleton has been appointed Vice President, Global Marine. James has been with Parkland for the past six years and served as the Director of Marine Sales for Tropic Oil in Florida. James is a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy, a licensed 3rd Officer with experience working shipboard on tankers, and has over 20 years of professional Maritime and International Business experience that include operations, operations management, fuel buying, fuel treatment, fuel sales and sales management.”
Parkland Marine will be reaching out to customers over the next few weeks with guidance on communications, business processes and all critical information to allow for a smooth transition over the balance of 2022.
We are a professional team of experienced and innovate maritime engineers who decided to make a difference in this tough system looking to contribute with the correct development of the local market, aiming to provide our services in the most efficient manner, being impartial in all aspects, conducting the survey with professionalism and responsibility.
We believe that excellent performance can be executed through professional work done by qualified personnel, constant upgrading of skills and keeping up to date with new methodology is our best presentation card, our high level standard surveyors together with our well trained operation team will make sure that all your vessels needs be satisfied.
As a ship owner, operator or ship cargo stakeholder, your ability to run a profitable business is constantly being challenged by quality, quantity, reliability, and performance issues. Intertek Lintec is the shipping community’s gateway to Intertek’s global network of state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and industry-leading technical Total Quality Assurance, helping to reduce and avoid costly delays, repairs, losses and other risks to your shipping business and operations.
MAXUM OIL SERVICE DE PANAMA, S.A.
Maxum Oil Service de Panama, S.A. (MOSSA) has nearly 25 years working in Panama in the marine lubricants and bunkering industry and has become something of an expert in this market segment. We are well known in the Panama marine industry to be a quality operation with a high degree of honesty and integrity
MOSSA was originally formed in 1998 by the PECOS/ GP Resources Group from LA-Long Beach, CA, but has since changed ownership. MOSSA is currently wholly owned by Belle Chasse Marine Transportation, (BCMT) LLC from New Orleans, Louisiana.
MOSSA is a vertically integrated marine logistics and bunkering company working in both the marine lubricant and diesel bunkering services in the Panama Canal area. We own and operate our own fleet of bulk-tank trucks as well as bulk petroleum supply vessels for delivering to the ships at anchor or at the berth.
Web: www.maxumoilservice.com (Maxum Oil Service de Panama, S.A.)
Web: www.bcmt.com (Belle Chasse Marine Transportation)
Minerva Bunkering is a leading independent bunker supplier covering 150 ports around the world. With annual physical delivery capacity exceeding 25m metric tonnes of fuel, and the backing of the Mercuria Energy Group, Minerva offers unrivaled capabilities, service quality, and financial strength.
Operating from hubs in Geneva, Athens, New York, Singapore, Las Palmas, Gibraltar, Antwerp and Panama, we serve customers around the globe with efficient, transparent, and environmentally responsible marine fuel solutions.
Minerva is at the forefront of the bunkering industry’s consolidation and service-led evolution. We leverage the scale of our integrated supply chain, dense global delivery network, class-leading corporate infrastructure, and technology enabled solutions to provide customers more than just molecules – Minerva delivers value, transparency, and reliability.
This is the future of bunkering.
SIMMS SHOWERS LLP
Simms Showers provides comprehensive legal representation across a variety of areas, including admiralty and maritime litigation, criminal defense, False Claims Act / whistleblower litigation, intellectual property litigation, and tax controversies. Through a network of local counsel across the globe, Simms Showers assists its clients in local, national, and international matters.
BADGES & LANYARDS SPONSOR
KPI OceanConnect is one of the world’s largest and most experienced independent marine energy service and solutions providers, established by the merger of KPI Bridge Oil and OceanConnect Marine.
Our dedicated global team of 170 experienced professionals has delivered trusted expert advice and services to the international shipping community since 1971.
We operate across every major maritime hub and time zone with offices in Athens, Denmark, Dubai, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Jakarta, London, Miami, New York, Rotterdam, Seattle, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo.
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ORGANIZACIÓN TERPEL S.A.
Organización Terpel is a company that sells fuel in Colombia for automobiles, aircraft, and vessels. It also produces lubricants with international operations in Panama, Ecuador and the Dominican Republic. It is the largest distributor of vehicular natural gas in Colombia and has operations in Mexico and Peru.
We have a highly qualified team that makes our operations fast and safe for every customer. Our bunker business is located in Colombia and Panama where we deliver by barge, truck and pipeline.
We are proud to have earned the trust of our customers by offering quality products as well as constant innovation at the best price for you.
NOTEPADS & PENCILS SPONSOR
Curoil is a reliable partner in business through the delivery of a variety of high-quality fuel products and related services. Operating from the Southern Caribbean, the company serves clients from all over the globe.
BUNKERING ONSHORE & AT SEA
Curoil has a large storage capacity in place, especially for bunkering, leasing and cargo activities. The company offers onshore, inshore and offshore bunkering services and a variety of high-quality bunkering products is available at a short turnaround time. On request, custom-made product blends are delivered.
Curoil operates according to the highest international and environmental standards. Its key products are ISO-certified and delivered under well-known international standards. For more information about Curoil’s products and services, please visit curoil.com or contact the commercial department at +5999 432-0000 or send an email to email@example.com
COMPAÑIA DE PETRÓLEOS DE CHILE (COPEC S.A)
COPEC MARINE FUELS has always been leader of the Chilean fuel market as it has given its customers the best service and quality of its products. Today´s successful operations rely on highly competent service.
We realise that buyers and suppliers are closely related, so COPEC offers round the clock service, as you need it. By ensuring solid performance and setting high standards, COPEC has gained a leading market position, backed by trusted solid business relationships.
NAVALMEX COMBUSTIBLES S.A. DE C.V.
INTERNATIONAL BUNKER INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (IBIA)
IBIA is the voice of the global bunker industry and represents all stakeholders across the industry value chain. Our membership includes ship owners/operators, bunker suppliers, traders, brokers, barging companies, storage companies, surveyors, port authorities, credit reporting companies, lawyers, P&I clubs, equipment manufacturers, shipping journalists and marine consultants. Today we have members in more than 80 countries.
IBIA represents the industry at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) as a consultative non-governmental organisation. IBIA was represented on the Expert Panel in 2007 which reported to IMO about the implications of proposed revisions to MARPOL Annex VI. IBIA attends all meetings of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) and a number of Sub-Committees.
THE MISSION TO SEAFARERS
Around the world, The Mission to Seafarers provides help and support to the 1.5 million men and women who face danger every day to keep our global economy afloat @flyingangelnews.
ACTUALIDAD MARITIMA Y PORTUARIA
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Bunkerspot is published by Petrospot Limited, a dynamic publishing and events company focused on providing information resources for the transportation, energy and maritime industries.
Bunkerspot is a key source of quality information for all professionals working in the international bunker industry. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive, accurate – and always independent – view of the multi-faceted global marine fuels industry.
The bi-monthly Bunkerspot magazine focuses on the technical, operational, commercial, environmental and legal aspects of bunkering, and also keeps its readers up to speed on innovations and trends in vessel and fuel efficiency technologies. This high profile and well respected publications is written by experienced bunker journalists and a team of top industry experts.
In addition to receiving Bunkerspot magazine and gaining full access to the news website and archive, a premier subscription package includes a log-in to the Bunkerspot Price Index.
The Bunkerspot Price Index offers spot bunker prices in over 350 ports, updated daily and with easy to see tracked price changes.
GLOBAL MARITIME HUB
Global Maritime Hub Hub is an online platform for sharing analysis and information about Global shipping, trade and ports.
HELLENIC SHIPPING NEWS WORLDWIDE
Established in 2006, Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide (www.hellenicshippingnews.com) provides news on shipping and maritime trade, as well as shipbuilding, ports, marine insurance, shipping law, freights and commodities, energy-oil and of course stock markets and the global economy.
This makes it a “one-stop-shop” for everybody interested in shipping and all aspects affecting its course. Furthermore, a free daily newsletter with the most important news is delivered to thousands of listed recipients from more than 165 countries worldwide. Readers include shipping companies, ship owners and operators, ship managers, maritime institutions all over the world, charterers, stock brokers and analysts, investors, as well as virtually any stakeholder involved in the shipping industry.
On a monthly basis, we receive more than 405,000 readers. In terms of most readers per country, they include China, India, Singapore, Greece, USA, UAE, UK, Scandinavia, Turkey and Germany. Our readers come from virtually every aspect of the maritime community, i.e. ship owners primarily, charterers, banking executives, freight and commodity traders and investors.
The Industry Events platform enables collaboration between the world's professionals, enterprises, and academia through access to high-quality events and training across all industry verticals. Every day new speaking, business and sponsorship opportunities are discovered through the global Industry Events website and apps.
MARINE BUNKER EXCHANGE (MABUX)
MABUX’s goal is to rationalise the bunker industry by focusing the necessary information on the one website – www.mabux.com / new.mabux.com - is a one-stop website! The site is tailor-made for the marine bunker industry: it gives the user all the necessary tools to be able to assess the market.
It starts with Oil Exchanges, ICE and NYMEX, publishing the so-called ‘Oil Futures’ feature gives the user an idea of what is actually happening in the oil market at any particular moment. Oil Future also gives an indication of the forthcoming day’s spot bunker price development.
The Spot Bunker Market is updated continuously throughout the day. The Oil Future-Connect prices, which includes information from a number of major ports, are updated every minute during trading hours. These prices are visible parallel together with the Physical Market Indications, and give an early Price Warning as to which way the bunker market is heading. As from this year 2019 the site is also featuring if the bunker market is OVERCHARGING or UNDERCHARGING. A very popular tool, which gives the market players something to take into consideration.
Manifold Times is the only independent bunker specialist media in Asia, where we have gained much popularity in Singapore since our January 2018 launch. Our proximity to the Asia market, combined with the established network of an experienced editorial team, form a strong foundation offering readers unparalleled insights starting from the world’s key bunkering hub towards beyond.
Relied upon by shipowners, financiers, investors, ship managers, brokers, lawyers and accountants for the past 30 years, Marine Money International is constantly bridging the gap between shipowners and the international capital markets. Our publications, forums, books and other services are driven by a set of common goals: to make you money, save you money and provide you with access to investment opportunities and capital.
THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE
The Maritime Executive magazine, website, newsletter and social media platforms form the largest audience in the maritime industry.
The Maritime Executive articles and editorials set the standard in the industry and are required reading for business executives and government leaders around the world. Our upscale readers depend on us for critical insight
The Maritime Standard Newsletter: The Maritime Standard (TMS) publishes a regular e-newsletter aimed specifically at the shipping and maritime community. It is delivered fortnightly, on the 1st and 15th of every month, and has built up a circulation of more than 40,000 recipients. It delivers the most accurate, up-to-date news about the market and has built up the largest circulation of any shipping-related online newsletter in the Middle East and India. It is also gaining popularity in other major shipping hubs, including Oslo, Hamburg, Singapore and Greece. The newsletter includes news and analysis from the shipping and ports industries and related sectors in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent. Topics that are covered include tanker, container, dry and liquid bulk, ro-ro, and cruise shipping; terminal operations; port development; classification; ship repair and conversion; shipbuilding; ship agency; finance and insurance; maritime law; and transportation & logistics. The newsletter regally carries exclusives, analysis and interviews with top executives.
The Maritime Standard UAE Yearbook: A very successful first edition of the TMS UAE Yearbook was published in 2016, covering all the major sectors of the shipping, ports and maritime industry in the UAE. The publication was launched at SMM in Hamburg in September and generated a high level of interest. The in-depth analysis of port, shipping, shipyards, maritime law, classification, regulation and inland transports on, and other topics, was well received by the industry. The TMS UAE Yearbook 2020/21 will be released in June, following extensive on the ground research and interviews with leading players.
MundoMaritimo is one of the most important sources of information for the shipping industry in Latin America, covering all sectors of the maritime industry including Ports and Terminals, Containers, Shipping Lines, Dry Bulk, Chartering and their users of the port and transport chain.
MundoMaritimo es una de las principales fuentes de información para la industria del transporte marítimo en América Latina, abarcando todos los sectores de la industria, incluida la de Puertos y Terminales, Contenedores, Líneas Navieras, Carga a Granel, así como los usuarios del puerto y la cadena logística de transporte en general.
"Robban Assafina" is the leading Arabian/English Middle Eastern & North African Maritime Magazine, Website, & Smart Phones’ application, specialized in Shipping, Ships, Offshore & Marine Technology.
With 6 issues/year and more than 10k website visitors/month, “Robban Assafina” will continue serving and covering the latest maritime news, innovations, regulations, and events.
Published in Lebanon by Oceanic Spark Sarl, with a specialized crew of Maritime Experts, Masters & Engineers, who focus directly on shipbuilding, ships, ports, yachts, and everything related to the world of marine navigation, communication and machineries.
ship.energy tracks the maritime sector’s journey towards a decarbonised future. The platform gives shipping industry stakeholders the opportunity to learn more about cleaner marine fuels and propulsion technologies and to take part in the growing debate over how shipping and the bunker sector can actively and fully participate in the marine energy transition to zero emissions.
Published by Petrospot Limited, ship.energy is the go-to information hub for news, longer reads, interviews, and expert comment on new fuels, technologies and vessel efficiency. It also encourages and facilitates dynamic information exchange, allowing shipping and bunkering stakeholders to engage with energy and technology providers through polls, surveys, blogs, podcasts, and online discussions.
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Worldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and the Maritime industries.
Worldoils' web portal www.worldoils.com has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace. In the recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs and other oilfield and subsea equipment.
Petrospot is an independent publishing, training and events organisation focused on the maritime, energy and transportation industries.
Based in Oxfordshire, England, Petrospot was established in May 2003 by Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes (Managing Director). He is supported by Lesley Bankes-Hughes (Director of Publishing/Executive Editor) and backed by a highly professional team.
It delivers the highest quality strategic information in the most comprehensive and convenient formats – via magazines, websites and books, or face to face in conferences, exhibitions, seminars and training courses.
Petrospot works very closely with government and industry in many countries and organises some of the biggest, most popular and prestigious shipping and bunkering events in the world. In the marine fuels sector, Petrospot organises events as diverse as: Maritime Week Americas, Maritime Week Africa, Maritime Week Gibraltar, Maritime Week Las Palmas, Portugal Shipping Week, the Middle East Bunkering Convention and ARACON. The Petrospot Academy runs a range of well-respected training courses and in-house training around the world, including the Oxford Bunker Course, BunkerExperience and An Introduction to Shipping. Petrospot also co-owns and runs London International Shipping Week.