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Cement Carrier to Take on Norsepower Rotor Sail
by Ship Bunker
Friday, February 23, 2024

Norsepower will equip the new Baltrader cement carrier Cemcommander with a 24m x 4m rotor sail in the summer of this year.

BUNKER JOBS: Marine Fuels Firm Seeks Bunker Procurement Specialist in Singapore
by Ship Bunker
Friday, February 23, 2024

The company is looking for candidates with fluent English and one to two years of experience in maritime sales or bunker procurement.

Fractal and Beks included in latest UK sanctions
by Sam Chambers
Friday, February 23, 2024

Fractal Shipping from the UAE and Turkey’s Beks Ship Management are among the high profile shipping names included in the latest raft of sanctions unveiled by the UK yesterday ahead of tomorrow’s second anniversary of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.  Both Fractal and Beks have seen their fleet size increase dramatically over the last couple …

World Kinect Sees Quarterly Recovery in Marine Profits and Volumes in Q4
by Ship Bunker
Friday, February 23, 2024

Taking 2023 as a whole, marine income sank by 47% to $82.3 million, while volumes dropped by 12% to 16.8 million mt.

Chevron upgrades pair of LNG carriers
by Sam Chambers
Friday, February 23, 2024

Chevron has gone to South Korea to upgrade a pair of LNG carriers. HD Hyundai Marine Solution has been chosen to add re-liquefaction systems, hull air lubrication and new gas compressors to the gas carriers. Chevron’s LNG fleet were all built at Samsung Heavy Industries and started delivering around 10 years ago.  HD Hyundai Marine …

Shipping in the Year of the Dragon: Tankers
by Splash
Friday, February 23, 2024

More than healthy earnings are on the cards for tanker owners in 2024. The latest installment in Maritime CEO’s annual outlook. A potential scrapping of much of the dark fleet, belated ordering en masse, and a highly profitable year. That’s the tanker outlook in the Year of the Dragon without even taking into account the …

Flex LNG secures two-year charter extension with BP
by Bojan Lepic
Friday, February 23, 2024

The New York and Olso-listed Flex LNG has won an extension for its 2019-built 173,400 cu m LNG carrier . This is the first extension option for the vessel which, the company said, was contracted to an unnamed “supermajor”. According to data provided by VesselsValue, the Flex Courageous is chartered by energy giant BP. The …

JERA buys 15.1% stake in Scarborough gas field for $1.4bn
by Bojan Lepic
Friday, February 23, 2024

Japan’s largest utility JERA has entered into an agreement with Australia’s Woodside to acquire a participation interest in the Scarborough gas field. JERA bought a 15.1% participating interest in the Scarborough gas field development project for a total consideration of approximately $1.4bn. This amount comprises the purchase price and reimbursement to Woodside for JERA’s share …

Red Sea Diversions Not Driving Inflation Higher, Moody’s Says
by Reuters
Thursday, February 22, 2024
By Lisa Baertlein Feb 22 (Reuters) – Attacks on merchant vessels in the Red Sea have delayed cargo and sent shipping costs higher, but soft demand and ample ship availability are muting the impact...

Orsted Says US Offshore Wind Deals Protect Against Inflation Shocks
by Bloomberg
Thursday, February 22, 2024
By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) — The head of Danish energy giant Orsted A/S says the US is an attractive place to build new offshore wind farms even after inflationary shocks devastated...

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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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