EghtesadOnline: Iran's shipping fleet requires at least 40,000 tons of low-sulphur fuels per month to comply with the International Maritime Organization’s new regulations demanding a 0.5% global sulphur cap for marine fuels, managing director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) said.
EghtesadOnline: International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) visited various shipping and bunker participants in Copenhagen earlier in January and said players reported "a surprisingly smooth transition" to the International Maritime Organization's revamped sulfur regulations for marine fuel.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's shipping fleet cannot get services (like bunkering) in international waters and ports from Jan 1 because the vessels have not been able to conform with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new regulations for a 0.5% global sulphur cap for marine fuels, the secretary-general of Iranian Shipowners' Association said Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: To conform with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new regulations for a 0.5% global sulphur cap for marine fuels, Nouri Petrochemical Company will start producing low-sulphur fuel from March, head of the Bushehr-based company said.
EghtesadOnline: To comply with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) new regulations for a 0.5% global sulphur cap for marine fuels, refineries are making concerted efforts to lower sulphur content in mazut production, spokesman of the Iranian Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products Exporters' Association said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is one of the most significant member states of the United Nations' International Maritime Organization and is moving toward the objectives of this organization, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim said on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Secretary-General of the United Nations International Maritime Organization Kitack Lim will visit Tehran to attend a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the organization on Sept. 8, the deputy head of Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Secretary General of International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Kitack Lim expressed optimism about the future cooperation between IMO and Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Ambassador in the UK Hamid Baeedinejad said on Wednesday that Tehran is seeking to promote cooperation with the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
EghtesadOnline: The 4th International Sea Expo will be held in Tehran on September 24 in presence of companies from nine foreign states.