Welcome Christina Nguyen to SAB team !

Welcome Christina Nguyen to the team! We are thrilled to have Christina at our office. She is going to be a valuable asset to our company, and we can’t wait to see all that her accomplish. Christina Nguyen is joining Synergy Asia Bunkering to fill our open position Sales Admin & Operation in Vietnam office […]

Read More

If seamen are key workers, why are they treated as criminals, without guilt?

Posted in Maritime Security by Mikhail Voytenko on Sep 13, 2021 at 02:54. Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) boasted of two new ships arrests, for “entering country’s waters, and anchoring, without permission”. Tankers weren’t identified, except that one is Liberia-flagged, another one being Vietnamese. Vietnamese tanker definitely, can be identified as an Aframax tanker MIRA (IMO 9253076, dwt 107123), another one […]

Read More


During World War II, the Japanese occupied Vietnam allowed the French to remain and exert some influence. At the war’s end in August 1945, a power vacuum was created in Vietnam. Capitalizing on this, the Việt Minh launched the “August Revolution” across the country to seize government offices. Emperor Bảo Đại abdicated on 25 August 1945, ending the Nguyễn dynasty. On 2 September 1945, at Ba […]

Read More

Singapore completes first pilot digitalised bunker delivery

Singapore completes first pilot digitalised bunker delivery   The first financing was on a BDN between TFG Marie and Ocean Network Express (ONE) supported by Asencz, DBS Bank and the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). Banks currently rely on physical copies of the BDN which is both cumbersome and has a higher risk […]

Read More

Tanker Market Remained Depressed During June

Tanker Market Remained Depressed During June in Hellenic Shipping News  | 17/07/2021  The tanker market failed to recover during the month of June, according to the latest monthly report from OPEC. Dirty tanker rates remained at depressed levels in June as ample tonnage availability and constrained demand continued to weigh on the market. The search for […]

Read More