Cockett Marine Oil was represented at The 12th International Fujairah Bunkering & Fuel Oil Virtual Forum (FUJCON 2021) by Colin Holloway, Global Head – Technical. Colin sat on the panel of the Session 5 discussion – Bunker Outlook & Marine Fuel Quality: Tackling the Challenges Post 2020. The session took place on Wednesday 24 March.
The panel made up of notable marine fuels industry representatives discussed several topics, including;
1. Bunker supply, trading and opportunities for market profitability
2. Bunker fuel availability and procurement patterns
3. Challenges associated with VLSFO blending practices
4. Similarities of handling COVID-19 and the bunker pandemic
5. VLSFO quality concerns