The boom in the tanker sector this spring means that it has now been a long time since a supertanker was last sold as scrap.
According to Bimco, Monday will mark 500 days since a VLCC ship was last taken out of service and sold as scrap, namely when ship Watban sailed from Jeddah to Bangladesh.
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