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Shell Marine Products adds bunker service at Mobile

Shell Marine Products adds bunker service at Mobile

   Shell Marine Products has started a bunker fuels operation in Mobile, Ala.

   The company, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch/Shell Group, has fuel oil storage facilities in the Port of Mobile at Radcliff/Economy Terminal. The company has also secured access to the only double-hull bunker barge in the region to deliver fuel oil.

   “With over 1,000 ships calling Mobile harbor each year, the region is an interesting bunkering market,” the company said in a statement. “Recnt market growth announcements have created a long-term opportunity for Shell Marine Products to work with existing and new customers.”