Seaborne

U.S. crude exports will remain stable, but maritime imports are expected to increase

NOTNew trends in U.S. crude trading could emerge, as oil demand recovers, but the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on U.S. oil supply persist. U.S. crude exports have risen sharply in recent years following the lifting of U.S. oil export restrictions in December 2015, largely on the back of rising U.S. tight oil production, which […]

Shipboard

Coast Guard cutter crew fights fire on board

Written by sailor log stick An investigator aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Waesche, looks back towards the cutter’s superstructure in the western Pacific Ocean, September 19. (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Aidan Cooney) The US Coast Guard Waesche (WMSL 751) arrived in Yokosuka, Japan today after battling an onboard engineering fire Sept. […]