Top 10 Industry Headlines: Monthly Summary

We curate market headlines on our Twitter page and each month select our top 10 major headlines impacting the liquid bulk & chemical industry.

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1. Explosion on Stolt chemical tanker at Ulsan injures nine


2. Oiltanking to maximise current assets as part of its new strategy


3. Asian paraxylene/naphtha spread slips to 3-month low ahead of China’s Golden Week


4. Brent crude oil jumps more than 10% after drone strikes disrupt Saudi crude production


5. Satorp restarts Jubail aromatics units


6. Sinopec leads ICIS Top 100 Chemical Companies list


7. Asia PX faces supply glut in near term on new capacity expansions


8. Odfjell reported EBITDA of USD 6 million from Odfjell Terminals compared to USD 7 million in 1Q19


9. Odfjell reported an EBITDA of USD 50 million from Odfjell Tankers compared with USD 40 million in 1Q19


10. Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines has started the integration process of MOL Nordic Tankers into MOL Chemical Tankers (MOLCT) with HQ moving to Singapore


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