Pacific

Russia approves Kamchatka LNG establishment

According to the Russian institution, Glavgosexpertiza recently gave its approval for the establishment of an LNG transshipment terminal, proposed by the natural gas producer, Novatek. Specifically, the terminal will be located in the Kamchatka, Bechevinskaya Bay and will begin its construction operations during 2020.

Peninsula Petroleum expands to LA/POLB supply market

Peninsula Petroleum announced the start of the initial stage of a new physical operation in Los Angeles / Long Beach. The operation will consist of a strategic storage facility as well as a dedicated barge fleet and is expected to become fully active by January 2018.

Designated bunkering areas in Panama Canal waters

The Panama Canal informed that it has designated specific anchorages as bunkering areas on the Atlantic and Pacific terminus of the Canal, in order to facilitate monitoring of these activities.

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