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Israel Just Imported Oil From A Gulf Nation
For the first time, we saw more than half a million barrels of crude oil arrive in Israel from an Arabian Gulf source. Here are the details.
First published 1 day ago in Discoveries.
Update On Iranian Oil In The East Med Sea
A brief update showing the successes and setbacks of Iran's efforts to deliver oil in the east Mediterranean Sea a month after the unilateral US sanctions took effect.
First published Dec 11, 2018 in Discoveries.
A Look At Kharg Island, Iran
Here's a snap update of what we've spotted yesterday (December 9th, 2018) at Kharg Island, Iran's largest crude oil export terminal.
First published Dec 10, 2018 in Discoveries.
Iranian Fleet Plus One
Seems like Iran is getting a spare VLCC supertanker to possibly join its crude oil fleet. The ownership details look quite interesting though.
First published Dec 1, 2018 in Discoveries.
US-China Trade Talks Set Aside For More Oil?
It's been several months since US crude oil has been shipped directly to China on account of the ongoing trade talks/war. Let's have a fresh new look at the radar, shall we?
First published Nov 28, 2018 in Discoveries.
Non-Iranian Tanker Off To Pick Up Oil In Iran (Updated 2018-11-24)
Waivers have been issued by the US to eight countries, allowing them to import oil from Iran. So far, we have for the most part seen Iranian tankers ship off the oil (albeit cloaked), but this is the first time we see a foreign tanker signal Iran as its destination.
First published Nov 23, 2018 in Discoveries.
Showtime In Singapore
The National Iranian Tanker Company has successfully managed to outsmart trackers worldwide, but there are limits to how far they can keep their vessels offline.
First published Nov 19, 2018 in Discoveries.
A Rejected Iranian Tanker?
A tanker belonging to the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) departed Iran with a million barrels earlier this month, and seems to have done a u-turn.
First published Nov 19, 2018 in Discoveries.
Iran's Tankers In The East Mediterranean Sea
Since the unilateral US sanctions on Iran took effect just days ago, we started to notice a number of interesting events take place in the east Med Sea.
First published Nov 11, 2018 in Discoveries.
It's Alive!
An idle tanker we've kept close watch on all year has finally made her very first move, a day after US imposes sanctions on Iran.
First published Nov 6, 2018 in Discoveries.
A Tanker Named Destiny
There is a VLCC supertanker off the coast of Kharg Island, Iran, which serves as an extension of another port called Asaluyeh.
First published Oct 24, 2018 in Discoveries.
A Supertanker That's Not Feeling So Super
Following our discovery of the Saudi VLCC supertanker which was purportedly attacked by Yemen's Houthis rebels off the coast of Yemen in late July, 2018...
First published Oct 10, 2018 in Discoveries.
An Iranian Supertanker In The US?
September continues to be an intensive month in regards to tracking Iran's crude oil exports. We have verified every departure, yet many are reporting as being offline.
First published Sep 29, 2018 in Discoveries.
Iran: What A Difference A Few Days Make
This is a snap update on what we're seeing at the Kharg Island export terminal in Iran. We spotted four VLCC supertankers loading crude oil...
First published Sep 27, 2018 in Discoveries.
Here Are the Iranian Supertankers You Will Not See by AIS
This has been a very educational month for us in terms of Iranian crude oil exports, as every day presents new discoveries in terms of clandestine activity.
First published Sep 24, 2018 in Discoveries.