Join Lloyd's Register's Nikolaos Mikas and Riviera Maritime Media's Edwin Lampert in open discussion on these critical points as a panellist on a special Lloyd's Register / Riviera Maritime Media Expert Voices podcast.
Buoyant crude and product tanker markets, delivery dates of 2026 and 2027 for new tonnage and continued uncertainty on fuel choices at the newbuilding stage have propelled sales and purchase activity in the second hand tanker market and set asset values soaring.
This development brings key questions into sharp focus.
The looming tanker capacity crunch
Available tonnage on the second hand market
Factoring in CII and EEXI requirements
Matching the right secondhand tanker and the right trade
Understanding terminal restrictions and requirements
Options for extending service life of older tonnage