June Europe Jet Imports Seen at 1.9 Million MTons
June jet fuel cargoes into northwest Europe and the Mediterranean are estimated to reach nearly 1.9 million metric tons (nearly 15 million barrels) on 31 tankers, according to the OPIS Tanker Tracker on FleetMon.com.
That compares to May cargoes, which tallied about 1.4 million tons on 30 tankers, according to information from brokers and satellite-tracking data compiled by OPIS.
July volumes are at 543,000 tons on seven tankers so far.
Pushing up July volumes are charters of Long Range 2 tankers, the largest to transport refined products, with eight shipping jet fuel to Europe this month.
In addition, Shell is also shipping 130,000 tons, loaded on a suezmax tanker, the biggest cargo seen by OPIS.
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