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Oil/Petroleum

Port activities linked to oil and petroleum. Includes imports, exports and storage.

Turkey looks to build Cypriot port base

Istanbul, Turkey (PortSEurope) August 27, 2020 – The increased and controversial activities of Turkish ships in the Eastern Mediterranean has led the...

Dynamic Fuels to become official distributor of ENOC’s marine lubricants in Spain

Dubai’s ENOC Group has announced a partnership with Dynamic Fuels to become the official distributor of ENOC’s marine lubricants in Spain – August...

Libyan oil company resumes exports after months of blockade

Tripoli, Libya (Ports Europe) July 10, 2020 – Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) reports that it has lifted force majeure and restarted oil...

Turkey’s Hopaport receives first tanker carrying petroleum products

Trabzon, Turkey (Ports Europe) June 23, 2020 – Following completion of the work at the HopaPort oil-petroleum Terminal, the port has received its first...

Libya’s Zawiya port set to restart oil exports

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) June 9, 2020 – The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced that production from the Sharara field has restarted...

Russia’s network of specialised oil ports

Moscow, Russia (Ports Europe) June 8, 2020 – Russia is one of the countries with the largest number of specialised oil and petroleum products ports in the...

MBM Port seeks controversial cargo expansion at Porto Romano, Durrës

Durrës, Albania (Ports Europe) May 5, 2020 – In 2015, the Albanian government signed a 35-year concessionary contract for the construction and operation...

Horizon Tangier Terminals maintains production

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) April 14, 2020 – Horizon Tangier Terminals Ltd (HTL) has reported that its Tanger Med hydrocarbon terminal remains...

Cartagena port considers developing offshore industry

Cartagena, Spain (Ports Europe) February 19, 2020 – The Port Authority of Cartagena (APC – Autoridad Portuaria de Cartagena) has hosted an event...

Tarragona port and ChemMed join in annual EPCA meeting and Argus conference in Berlin

Tarragona, Spain (PortSEurope) October 14, 2019 – The president of Autoridad Portuaria de Tarragona (APT – Port Authority of Tarragona) and ChemMed...

Cepsa and ExxonMobil renew agreement in Iberian market

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) October 7, 2019 – Cepsa, a Spanish multinational oil and gas company, has renewed its agreement with ExxonMobil for the...

Brothers in … sanctions: Russia, Iran, Syria

Sevastopol, Crimea (PortSEurope) September 6, 2019 – Russia, via occupied Crimea, has offered U.S. sanctions-hit Iran use of its Black Sea ports to transport...

Tenerife Shipyards wins contract to upgrade Seadrill’s West Bollsta oil platform

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain (PortSEurope) August 28, 2019 – Tenerife Shipyards, part of the Hidramar Group, has been awarded the...

Hamilton asks Las Palmas port 40,000 m² for logistics base for offshore sector services

Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain (PortSEurope) August 15, 2019 – Hamilton and Co has applied to Autoridad Portuaria de Las Palmas (APP – Port...

Brazil’s Energy Trading looks to set up is ethanol re-export hub at Las Palmas port

Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain (PortSEurope) July 12, 2019 – Energy Trading, a Brazilian ethanol producer, has met with Fedeport, the Canarian...

Medserv Cyprus awarded logistics contract by Total

News Release – Medserv Cyprus awarded logistics contract by Total – July 1, 2019 Medserv has announced that Medserv (Cyprus) Limited has been...

Buran Energy acquires Tancar hydrocarbon terminal in Cartagena port

Cartagena, Spain (PortSEurope) June 17, 2019 – Duro Felguera, via subsidiary Felguera IHI is to sell Tanques de Cartagena (Tancar) to Buran Energy, a...

Black Sea Oil & Gas receives approval for Ana and Doina gas fields development

Constanta, Romania (Ports Europe) April 21, 2019 – Black Sea Oil & Gas SRL with its partners, Petro Ventures Resources SRL and Gas Plus International...

Oil Deposit Corunna SL application for new terminal in A Coruña port progresses

Coruña, Spain (Ports Europe) March 31, 2019 – The concession requested by Oil Deposit Corunna SL (ODC) to build and operate a liquid bulk concession in...

Cartagena port hosting oil platform repair operation

Cartagena, Spain (Ports Europe) March 25, 2019 – The Stena Icemax oil platform, consigned by company Hamilton and Cia, will remain for two months in...

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