Taking place day the after our European Shipping Seminar, Platts Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Conference returns at a key time, as we approach the final month for the supply chain to prepare for the IMO 2020 switch. Join us for as we assemble the world’s leading bunker suppliers, refiners, traders, brokers, ship owners/operators and other marine fuel industry organizations to provide a detailed outlook into the market post IMO 2020.
November 28-29, 2019
Athens, Greece Divani Caravel Hotel
What to expect for 2019:
Assess how well prepared the supply chain is for the switch
As the conference commences with just 33 days until the cap’s implementation, hear from the supply chain to how preparations are going, and how smooth the transition will be come January 1st.
Look beyond the cap – what are the ramifications?
Who are the winners and who are the losers? With margins, credit, compatibility and quality becoming even more important the industry will quickly need to adapt to these new circumstances. Hear from leading industry figures as they make their predictions for the shape the market will take beyond 2020
Explore the outlook for alternative fuels and on board abatement
With the recent negative press on open loop scrubbers is the public’s perception creating a short future for scrubbers? Looking beyond this into the plan to reduce IMO’s plan to reduce GHG emissions by 2030 and 2050. Is LNG the future proof answer, or are their other avenues to peruse? Gain a greater overview of developments in the region and hear from end users of their experiences so far.
Who should attend?
Scrubber and engine manufacturers