IMO 2020: Global sulphur cap is reduced from 3.50% to 0.50%

The IMO (International Maritime Organization) implemented a global sulphur limit of 0.50% as from 1st January 2020 which affects all bunker grades:

- HSFO (High Sulphur Fuel Oil) sulphur <3.50% only in combination with a scrubber/EGCS

- VLSFO (Very Low Sulphur Fuel Oil) sulphur <0.50%

- LSMGO (Low Sulphur Marine Gasoil/DMA) sulphur <0.10%

- ULSFO (Ultra Low Sulphur Fuel Oil/Hybrid Fuel) sulphur <0.10%

- LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas)

- Methanol (grey / green)

Typical specifications and/or COQ`s are available upon request.


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- Biofuels

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