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Maersk Issues €500 Million in Green Bonds to Finance Methanol-Fuelled Ships
by Ship Bunker
Friday, November 19, 2021

The company placed the ten-year bonds with a coupon of 0.75%, its lowest rate on record.

Bunker Firm Seeks to Set Up Speculative Trading and Hedging Desk in London
by Ship Bunker
Friday, November 19, 2021

Recruitment firm Imperium Commodity Search is advertising for an oil markets and derivatives trader to set up the desk.

Shipping singled out again for its lack of diversity in leadership positions
by Sam Chambers
Friday, November 19, 2021

Barely one in four c-suite positions in shipping are held by women, a major new study reveals this week. The Diversity Study Group’s latest shipping survey polled more than 3,000 people across the world covering many strands of the business including owners, operators, managers and charterers. The survey confirms a significant lack of ethnic and …

BUNKER JOBS: Maersk Oil Trading Seeks European Head of Trading
by Ship Bunker
Friday, November 19, 2021

The firm is looking for candidates with a minimum of ten years of experience in commodity trading and senior management experience.

Petrobras to Halt Salvador Bunker Supply on Refinery Sale
by Ship Bunker
Friday, November 19, 2021

The company will discontinue its bunker sales at Baia de Todos os Santos and the Madre de Deus terminal.

Investors lap up Maersk’s green pitch on methanol newbuilds
by Sam Chambers
Friday, November 19, 2021

A.P. Moller – Maersk has launched what it describes as its Green Finance Framework designed to allow the company to issue a variety of sustainable financing instruments which may include bonds, loans, project finance and other instruments. “Issuing green financing instruments is a further step to integrating sustainability into our financing operations,” said Patrick Jany, …

US progresses with new generation of atomic reactors
by Sam Chambers
Friday, November 19, 2021

Following swiftly in the wake of COP26, the UN-backed international climate summit, another step has been taken towards getting atomic reactors onboard merchant ships. Southern Company, an American utility firm, has signed an agreement with the US Department of Energy to demonstrate the world’s first fast-spectrum salt reactor in collaboration with Bill Gates-chaired TerraPower and …

Pressure grows on IMO to reclassify plastic pellets as hazardous substances in wake of X-Press Pearl disaster
by Sam Chambers
Friday, November 19, 2021

Among a long list of topics for debate at next week’s 77th gathering of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) at the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Sri Lanka and a number of NGOs are pushing to get plastic pellets reclassified as hazardous substances in the wake of this year’s disaster. On May 25 the burning Singapore-flagged boxship X-Press …

Cosco invests RMB1bn into SF Express
by Sam Chambers
Friday, November 19, 2021

China’s top maritime conglomerate has firmed ties with the nation’s number one express operator. State-run Cosco Shipping has bought RMB1bn ($157m) of shares in the parent of SF Express, one of the world’s fastest growing express operators. Cosco said the move was aimed at strengthening both parties’ capabilities in areas such as big data, artificial …

Abu Dhabi Ports’ shipowning venture takes shape
by Hans Thaulow
Friday, November 19, 2021

Now battling with port operator DP World in Dubai and its Unifeeder subsidiary for business, Abu Dhabi Ports is growing its fleet. Safeen Feeders, established in Abu Dhabi last year in partnership with Bengal Tiger Line (BTL), has added its third ship, ready to serve the Persian Gulf and Indian sub-continent. A ship named , …

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Clipper Oil is a worldwide wholesaler of marine fuels and lubricant oils specializing in supplying vessels throughout the Pacific Ocean. Operating internationally from our headquarters in San Diego, California, USA, we serve the bunkering needs of all sectors of the marine market. This includes fishing fleets, ocean-going yachts, cruise ships, cargo ships, military/government/research vessels, and power plants.

Clipper Oil’s predecessor, Tuna Clipper Marine, was founded in 1956 by George Alameda and Lou Brito, two pioneers in the tuna fishing industry. Tuna Clipper Marine’s first supply location was in San Diego, California, USA where they serviced the local fishing fleet.

Established in 1985, Clipper Oil was formed to serve the needs of marine customers in the Western Pacific as vessels shifted their operations from San Diego. Clipper Oil has been a proven supplier of quality marine fuels, lubricants, and services to the maritime community for over 35 years, serving many ports throughout the Pacific Ocean. We maintain warehouses in Pago Pago, American Samoa; Majuro, Marshall Islands; and Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. We also have operations in the Eastern Pacific in Balboa/Rodman, Panama and Manta, Ecuador. We supply marine vessels and service stations with fuel, lubricant oil, salt, and ammonia. We also supply our customer’s vessels with bunkers at high-seas through various high-seas fuel tankers in all areas of the Pacific Ocean.

then Then The Tuna Clipper Marine Pier in San Diego Bay (1980).
now Now Clipper Oil supplying the USCGC Kimball ex. pipeline at the fuel dock in Pago Pago, American Samoa (2020).

Throughout the years, Clipper Oil has grown from a small marine distributor in San Diego to a worldwide supplier of marine fuels and lubricants. Clipper Oil offers a broad diversity of products and services and are active buyers and suppliers of petroleum products. It is this combination that gives us the edge in market intelligence needed to develop the best possible pricing for our clients.

Our daily monitoring of both the current and future oil market enables our customers to take advantage of market pricing on an immediate basis. This enables Clipper Oil to provide the best current and long term pricing for our customers.

Clipper Oil offers the following to our customers:

  • Extensive network of refueling locations throughout the Pacific Ocean
  • Full range of marine fuels, lubricants, and associated products
  • Competitive pricing
  • Technical support

All of the products we supply meet international specifications and conform to all local regulations.

With our many years of experience in the marine sector, Clipper Oil understands the attention to detail and operational performance vessels require during each port of call.

As a proven reliable and reputable supplier of marine fuel and lubricants, we welcome the opportunity to meet your vessel's needs.

Please contact us for all of your marine energy, petroleum and lubricant needs.

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