Originally Released on 4 May 2017
has signaled for Hualpen to discharge the rest of her cargo after her partial discharge at Quintero Qasmar, ETA 4-May. This will be the first cargo import by this terminal in 2017.
After waiting a few days, Petredec’s Ernest N
is currently discharging her 33 Kt cargo at Chorrilo, ex-Chesapeake & Marcus Hook. The last voyage from these terminals to S. Am dates back to 2015.
In addition to Ernest N
, it is also worth mentioning Exxon Mobil’s Al Wukir
and Shell’s Cougar
who are on their way to discharge at Suape, ETA 10 & 13-May respectively.
is waiting in front of Marcus Hook to load her 46 Kt cargo in the upcoming days.
With 2 VLGC’s loading at Ferndale (Petrogas’ Aurora Frigg
& BP’s Gas Beryl
), the terminal’s exports is on the rise for the second month in a row after experiencing a few months of low exports since Aug-2016.
After completing her load at Enterprise, Glencore’s Karoline N
has signaled for Mohammedia. She is expected there by 14-May.
is heading to complete her first voyage by discharging at Le Havre by 12-May, ex-MH & Chesapeake.
After Bw Aries
, Shell’s Spread Eagle
is the second cargo to be delivered in Turkey, ex-Norway in April. She is expected to load her cargo at Houston later in May under Naftomar.
Statoil’s Clipper Jupiter
completed her discharge at Stenungsund, ex-Mongstad. She is expected to arrive at Hammerfest by 5-May.
has signaled for S. Crete Anchorage after spending a few months at Marsaxlokk since February. She is expected to continue her cargo transfer via STS when arriving at S. Crete Anchorage by 5-May.
Bw Boss expected to load at Bonny Island Port by 10-May after discharging her cargo via STS at St. Thomas & Lomé Anchorage, ex-Enterprise.
Bw Gemini transferred her cargo fully to Monsoon at Lomé Anchorage, ex-Oso and is now reloading at Sanha. Monsoon who had earlier done a partial load at Oso is expected to discharge her cargo at Mailiao, ETA 27-May.
In addition to Bw Gemini, 2 more VLGC’s are expected to load at WAF:
- Chevron’s Hellas Glory to load at Escravos by 11-May.
- Clipper Venus to load at Bioko by 6-May.
- It is also worth mentioning Bw Leo who is, according to the market, expected to load at Bonny Island Port by the end of May / early June under Petredec. This has yet to be confirmed by her AIS signal.
After discharging most of her cargo in Turkey, ex-Kaarstoe, Bw Aries
is now heading to discharge the rest via STS at Marsaxlokk by 5-May.
Enterprise Export Focus
After reaching to record levels earlier this year in January, exports out of Enterprise was on a fall in April for the third month in a row with to 414 kbpd. The outlets are mainly Far East through the Panama Canal. We’ve seen 3
VLGC’s bounded with discharges in Europe / Medditerranean
: Petredec’s Yuyo
heading to Spain, Petredec’s Gas Taurus
heading to Egypt and Glencore’s Karoline N
heading to Mohammedia. 3
VLGC’s are heading to discharge in S. Am.
: Shell’s Secreto
to discharge in Chile, Exxon Mobil’s Al Wukir
and Shell’s Cougar
to discharge in Brazil.
below: Enterprise loadings in April on their way to discharge at their destinations