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Sovcomflot slips into the red on weak oil tanker businesses
Russian state carrier suffers from weak crude and product tanker markets
DATE: 17/11/2017 SOURCE_NAME: Lloyds' List SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Max Tingyao Lin

Sovcomflot's five predictions for the tanker market in 2018
The tanker market in 2018 will be gas fuelled, highly regulated and see pre-2000 levels of private and state tanker company ownership according to Sovcomflot UK's Lord Nicholas Fairfax at this year's Tanker Shipping & Trade Conference.
DATE: 16/11/2017 SOURCE_NAME: Tanker Shipping & Trade SOURCE_URL:,sovcomflots-five-predictions-for-the-tanker-market-in-2018_49913.htm AUTHOR_NAME: Edwin Lampert

2020 Regs Make LNG Bunkers "Most Effective Global Solution" for Future Vessels: Sovcomflot
With the global sulfur cap on marine fuel set to fall to 0.50 percent in 2020, Sovcomflot says the most effective global solution for future vessels to comply with the new rules is to switch to using liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkers
DATE: 03/08/2017 SOURCE_NAME: Ship & Bunker SOURCE_URL:

Russia pays homage to Christophe de Margerie

DATE: 05/06/2017 SOURCE_NAME: Le Figaro SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Bertille Bayart

Sovcomflot boss Sergey Frank targets growing LNG demand

DATE: 12/06/2017 SOURCE_NAME: LNG World Shipping SOURCE_URL:,sovcomflot-boss-sergey-frank-targets-growing-lng-demand_48002.htm AUTHOR_NAME: Karen Thomas

Industrial shipping key to beating spot market, says Sovcomflot
Relationship with core clients 'like a marriage', according to Kolesnikov
DATE: 23/03/2017 SOURCE_NAME: Lloyd's List SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: David Osler

Kolesnikov sees investor appetite for Sovcomflot
Chief finance officer confident of attracting shareholder interest when state pushes through shares sale
DATE: 21/03/2017 SOURCE_NAME: TradeWinds SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Andy Pierce

Sovcomflot profit falls as tankers soften
Russian owner says "strong" results come during a period in which the industry has been "severely tested"
DATE: 20/03/2017 SOURCE_NAME: TradeWinds SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Andy Pierce

Top brass turn out for SCF naming

DATE: 06/06/2017 SOURCE_NAME: TradeWinds SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Gary Dixon

State of the Arc: Yamal's icebreaking LNG carriers
Lucy Hine reports from onboard as the world’s most advanced LNG carrier makes its maiden call on the Yamal Peninsula
DATE: 22/05/2017 SOURCE_NAME: TradeWinds SOURCE_URL: AUTHOR_NAME: Lucy Hine