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Shipbroker says companies get rush deliveries of VLCCs prior to sulfur cap

In both orders and deliveries, the first half of 2019 saw the largest VLCC growth in 20 years, shipbroker SSY writes in an analysis. According to SSY, this growth is highly attributable to the IMO's sulfur cap, which enters force in 2020.

Hin Leong VLCC in Singapore. Photo: Edgar Su/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix/REUTERS / X90125

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