The availability for Shell’s new 0.50% very low sulphur marine fuel oil (VLSFO) was included as part of the rollout. Trials for the new fuel are currently ongoing with customers in Rotterdam, Singapore and New Orleans.

Shell fuel availability 2020

The below table shows the availability for the general specification. For availability for specific specification, please contact your account manager.

Americas
Key ports HSFO RME 180 HSFO RMG 380 HSFO RMK 500 HSFO RMK 700 VLSFO 0.50% (2020) ULSFO <0.10% MGO <0.10% MGO 0.50% (2020)
Montreal & St Lawrence X X NA NA NA X X X
Sarnia X X X NA NA NA X X
New York X X X X NA X X X
Freeport NA X NA NA X NA X X
Nassau NA X NA NA NA NA X X
New Orleans NA X NA NA X NA X X
Houston NA X NA NA X NA X X
Antigua NA X NA NA NA NA X X
Vancouver X X NA NA NA NA X X
Baltimore  NA X NA NA NA NA X X
Europe
Key ports
HSFO RME 180 HSFO RMG 380 HSFO RMK 500 HSFO RMK 700 VLSFO 0.50% (2020) ULSFO<0.10%
MGO <0.10%
MGO 0.50% (2020)
Rotterdam NA X* X X X X X* X
Antwerp NA NA X X X X NA
X
Barcelona NA NA NA
NA
X NA
X X
Piraeus NA X X NA
X NA
X X
Danish Strait NA NA NA
NA
X NA
X X
Middle East + South Africa
Key ports
HSFO RME 180 HSFO RMG 380 HSFO RMK 500 HSFO RMK 700 VLSFO 0.50% (2020) ULSFO<0.10% MGO <0.10% MGO 0.50% (2020)
Fujairah X* X* NA NA X* NA NA X*
Durban X NA NA NA X NA NA X
Richards Bay X NA NA NA X NA NA X
Mauritius X X NA NA X NA X X
Asia
Key ports
HSFO RME 180 HSFO RMG 380 HSFO RMK 500 HSFO RMK 700 VLSFO 0.50% (2020) ULSFO<0.10% MGO <0.10% MGO 0.50% (2020)
Singapore NA X X NA X NA X X
Hong Kong NA X X NA NA NA X X
Noumea NA X NA NA NA NA NA NA

*ex-wharf business only
For more information on IMO 2020, please visit our IMO 2020 page.

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