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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Oil prices edge up, but set for weekly loss on stock build, trade row

19 Oct 2018

SINGAPORE, Oct 19 Oil prices nudged higher on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world's second-biggest oil user, though prices are set to fall for a second week amid concerns of the ongoing Sino-U.S. trade war is limiting overall economic activity.

UPDATE 1-Oil prices edge up, but set for weekly loss on stock build, trade row

19 Oct 2018

* Sino-U.S. trade war, Saudi tensions weigh on sentiment (Recasts, adds details and bullet points, updates prices)

Oil prices edge up, but set for weekly loss on stock build, trade row

19 Oct 2018

SINGAPORE, Oct 19 Oil prices nudged higher on Friday but were set for a second weekly drop amid higher U.S. crude inventories, an ongoing Sino-U.S. trade war and concerns over the death of a prominent Saudi journalist.

Maersk Oil Trading leases Singapore storage ahead of 2020 ship fuel changes

10 Oct 2018

SINGAPORE, Oct 10 Maersk Oil Trading has leased oil storage space in Singapore, signalling a push by one of the world's biggest ship fuel buyers into the Asian bunkering hub ahead of changes to global fuel standards from 2020, trade sources said.

Singapore plans to tighten controls in maritime fuel industry

05 Oct 2018

SINGAPORE Singapore plans to apply stricter control measures to the marine fuels sector, a move that industry sources say could boost transparency in a notoriously opaque industry.

Exxon Mobil eyes multi-billion dollar investment at Singapore refinery: executive

03 Oct 2018

SINGAPORE Exxon Mobil Corp is considering a multi-billion dollar investment at its Singapore refinery, the company's largest, ahead of new global shipping fuel regulations starting in 2020, a senior executive said on Wednesday.

Trafigura merges global fuel oil, gasoil trading desks ahead of IMO 2020: source

28 Sep 2018

SINGAPORE Swiss trading house Trafigura has merged its global fuel oil and gasoil trading desks ahead of new shipping fuel regulations starting in 2020 set by the United Nations' shipping agency, three trade sources said.

Trafigura merges global fuel oil, gasoil trading desks ahead of IMO 2020 -source

28 Sep 2018

SINGAPORE, Sept 28 Swiss trading house Trafigura has merged its global fuel oil and gasoil trading desks ahead of new shipping fuel regulations starting in 2020 set by the United Nations' shipping agency, three trade sources said.

No delays to implementing shipping fuel sulfur cap in 2020: IMO

25 Sep 2018

SINGAPORE/LONDON The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will not delay implementing a reduction in the amount of sulfur in marine fuel in 2020, officials with the UN's shipping agency said on Tuesday.

Chinese state-owned marine builder says to work with Singapore trader to buy fuel

25 Sep 2018

SINGAPORE The marine construction unit of the state-owned China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) on Tuesday signed an agreement to work with Singapore-based commodities trader Zenrock Group to purchase fuel.

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