Lloyd's List is part of Maritime Intelligence

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Maritime Insights & Intelligence Limited, registered in England and Wales with company number 13831625 and address c/o Hackwood Secretaries Limited, One Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ, United Kingdom. Lloyd’s List Intelligence is a trading name of Maritime Insights & Intelligence Limited. Lloyd’s is the registered trademark of the Society Incorporated by the Lloyd’s Act 1871 by the name of Lloyd’s.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call UK support at +44 (0)20 3377 3996 / APAC support at +65 6508 2430

Printed By


Karen Ng


Karen Ng is Lloyd’s List’s Senior Reporter based in Singapore, covering all aspects of shipping in Southeast Asia. She joined us in September 2023 after more than a decade of reporting experience, primarily as a commodities specialist, with stints at S&P Global Commodity Insights covering refined oil products, petrochemicals, and at Fastmarkets covering alloys and base metals. Prior to covering commodities, Karen was a business journalist, covering mergers and acquisitions at Mergermarket. She began her career in business news coverage on Singapore’s Business Times publication.


Latest From Karen Ng

DP World and Maspion Group to build $1.2bn container terminal in East Java

DP World and Indonesia-based Maspion Group will build a 3m teu container terminal in Gresik, East Java costing up to $1.2bn

Containers DP World

Odjfell to test solid oxide fuel cell on chemical tanker

Odfjell will start testing a solid oxide fuel cell on a chemical tanker to demonstrate that the technology can cut emissions for deepsea ships

Sustainability Tankers and Gas

IMO 2030 targets achievable if everyone is on board

Industry reps at Marine Money Asia are optimistic shipping can meet the IMO’s goals by 2030 if the industry can work together collectively

Asia Pacific International

Russian diesel ban and Europe’s gasoil shortfall to push demand for product tankers higher

Seaborne flows of middle distillates to recalibrate yet again if Russia’s diesel ban extends through October

Tankers and Gas VLCC

MOL, Petronas and MISC tie up to develop liquefied CO2 carriers

Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines is working with Malaysian state oil giant Petronas and shipping group MISC on CO2 carriers


Medium-range tanker rates west of Suez to dip on Russia’s diesel export ban — FGE

Estimates predict the volume of diesel lost to the export market will be around 7.3m barrels, while Russia is expected to lift the diesel ban in around 11 days

Tankers and Gas VLCC
See All