Tankers International


[email protected]

"Four OSG-owned ships, managed by Tankers International LLC, called at the country's biggest crude-export terminal in the past year, ship-tracking data compiled by Bloomberg show...OSG's Overseas Rosalyn, which can carry about 2 million barrels, arrived at Kharg Island on Jan. 27 and departed the next day, tracking data compiled by Bloomberg show.  It left about 16 feet deeper in the water, an indication it loaded cargo. The vessel is managed by Tankers International, which has its head office in Cyprus...Ship owners sometimes group thier vessels to coordinate charters and improve earnings.  The Tankers International pool operates 45 very large crude carriers, or VLCCs, from OSG and six other companies, including Antwerp-based Euronav NV and St Helier, Channel Islands-based DHT Holdings Inc...Three other OSG vessels from the Tankers International Pool called at Kharg Island in the past year, data compiled by Bloomberg show." (Bloomberg, "Iran Sanctions Tighten as OSG to Frontline Halt Crude Cargo,"  2/13/2012)