ALASKA TRADER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALASKA TRADER
    • Operator : ALASKA TRADER LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 5372
    • Full Load Capacity : 10948 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 324 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 94 Feet
    • Overall Length : 344 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 94 Feet
    • Load draft : 16.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1088188

ALASKA TRADER LLC

  • Area of Operation : PUGER SOUND, SOUTHEAST ALASKA, COOK INLET & WESTERN ALASKA; HAWAII

News

Sanctions-hit Russia Sending Fuel Oil to Asia, Ship-to-ship Terminals

Sanctions-hit Russia Sending Fuel Oil to Asia, Ship-to-ship Terminals

Under pressure from Western sanctions, Russia is exporting more fuel oil to Asia and using ship-to-ship transfers to build larger cargoes for distant markets, according to traders and Refinitiv data.The European Union has been reducing imports of Russian oil products since March and has agreed a full ban from February 2023.

LNG Traders Absorb Huge Losses After Supply Outages

LNG Traders Absorb Huge Losses After Supply Outages

Major energy traders are taking hundreds of millions of dollars in losses as they scramble to plug a liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply gap after several outages hampered efforts to fill European storage ahead of the winter heating season.Unplanned disruptions at LNG plants in the United States, Nigeria and Australia have wrong-footed traders, including BP and Shell

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

A Norwegian Cruise Line ship has canceled the remainder of its voyage and will return to Seattle after striking an iceberg off the coast of Alaska on Saturday.The Norwegian Sun was transitioning to Hubbard Glacier in Alaska when the ship made contact with a small iceberg. No injuries were reported.

NOIA: U.S. Gov't Move Against Offshore Oil & Gas Lease Sales 'Devastating to Americans'

NOIA: U.S. Gov't Move Against Offshore Oil & Gas Lease Sales 'Devastating to Americans'

Erik Milito, president of the U.S. National Ocean Industries Association, said this week that the U.S. government's decision not to hold offshore oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska’s Cook Inlet was expected, but also "devastating to Americans.""This decision is not surprising at all.

U.S. Scraps Three Offshore Oil and Gas Lease Sales

U.S. Scraps Three Offshore Oil and Gas Lease Sales

The Biden administration on Wednesday said it would scrap three planned sales of offshore oil and gas leases in Alaska and the Gulf of Mexico.In a statement, the Department of Interior said it was not moving forward with an auction for drilling rights in the Cook Inlet off the coast of Alaska "due to lack of industry interest in leasing in the area.

Grounded Tug Spills Diesel in Alaska

Grounded Tug Spills Diesel in Alaska

A unified command consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and Western Towboat, continues to lead the response efforts for the grounded tug in the Neva Strait, which initially occurred Monday morning.The tug owner, Western Towboat, contracted Hanson Maritime, SEAPRO

Brent Crude Tops $112. Tanker Owners "Are Having a Ball"

Brent Crude Tops $112. Tanker Owners "Are Having a Ball"

Oil benchmarks are hitting multiple price and spread milestones across several key markets as the fallout from severe sanctions on key exporter Russia sows confusion and panic among global crude oil traders, shipping firms and importers.The oil industry has been gripped by acute risk aversion in the finance and shipping sectors after several nations including the United States sanctioned

Oil Tanker Rates are Soaring

Oil Tanker Rates are Soaring

Oil tanker rates are soaring globally as traders scramble to cope with jitters over possible disruption in Russian supplies, as well as war risk premiums for ships plying the Mediterranean region following Moscow's invasion of Ukraine.Shipowners are also grappling with higher fuel costs after oil prices soared nearly $2 per barrel on Friday, with Brent back above $100.

Ukraine Shuts Ports as Conflict Threatens Grain Supplies

Ukraine Shuts Ports as Conflict Threatens Grain Supplies

Ukraine's military has suspended commercial shipping at its ports after Russian forces invaded the country, an adviser to the Ukrainian president's chief of staff said, stoking fear of supply disruption from the leading grain and oilseeds exporters.Russia earlier suspended the movement of commercial vessels in the Azov Sea until further notice

US Takes Step Toward Oil and Gas Auction Off Alaska Coast Next Year

US Takes Step Toward Oil and Gas Auction Off Alaska Coast Next Year

The Biden administration on Friday took a procedural step towards holding an auction for oil and gas drilling rights in the Cook Inlet off the coast of Alaska next year.The move is the latest effort by the U.S. Department of Interior to comply with a court order to resume oil and gas lease sales that President Joe Biden paused shortly after taking office in January.

'Containergeddon' Drives Sugar, Rice Shippers Back to Bulk Carriers

'Containergeddon' Drives Sugar, Rice Shippers Back to Bulk Carriers

Food traders are switching from containers back to dry bulk vessels to transport refined sugar and rice, hoping to avoid shipping delays caused by container shortages and port congestion that the industry is calling "containergeddon", according to traders.Container-based transportation has been hit by sky-high costs and delays amid booming shipping demand

Winson Denies UN Accusation it Supplied Oil to North Korea

Winson Denies UN Accusation it Supplied Oil to North Korea

Singapore-based oil trader Winson Group denied on Tuesday a U.N. Security Council report alleging that it supplied fuel to North Korea in breach of international sanctions."Winson denies, in the strongest possible terms, any and all allegations and/or insinuations that it knowingly facilitated the illicit supply of oil to North Korea in breach of any United Nations Security Council resolutions