8 January 2018: “The top four dirty spot charterers of 2017 are the same as the top four of 2016, according to New York brokers, Poten & Partners. In 2017, Poten counted 611 reported VLCC fixtures for China’s Unipec, 86 (17%) more than in 2016.
The biggest mover overall on the Poten list was ExxonMobil, which dropped from fifth in 2016 to 13th in 2017. Total fixtures were up 3.6%.”
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