Sea Change Is Coming to Shipping That Could Roil the Industry

By March 7, 2019 March 20th, 2019 Marine Fuel

March 7th, 2019, 3:33 PM CST

International Maritime Organization’s sulfur emissions limit for the shipping industry will start in January 2020. IMO says shipowners in violation of the new rules to reduce toxic emissions from vessels can’t simply pay the fine for non-adherence and continue using non-compliant high-sulfur fuel oil. Bloomberg’s Alix Steel explains why the new standards could potentially disrupt the global shipping market. (Source: Bloomberg)