Déjà vu all over again? (September 12th, 2014)
Will the 2014/15 winter tanker market be a repeat of the previous one?
As the regular US baseball season is winding down, the fans are looking forward to the playoffs. Similarly, the people involved in the tanker market are back in full swing after the summer and start to focus on the winter season. For owners, this often means the possibility of higher earnings, while the refiners, at least in the colder, northern hemisphere regions, are preparing by building stocks and switching to winter fuel specs.