Hafnia Tankers made USD 77 million in 2015, which became the best year for the product tanker market since 2009. The low oil price, booming trade in oil products and not least 11 new vessels on the water helped boost the carrier, CEO Mikael Skov tells ShippingWatch.
BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN
Hafnia Tankers joins the choir of excited tanker carriers in 2015 riding on a wave of positive news compared to the rest of the shipping industry.
CII: Although a new legal clause places the responsibility and bills for poor climate ratings with operators and carriers, this has not altered Seaspan’s negotiations with customers, the major shipowner tells ShippingWatch.
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