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BALUCO is one of the world's leading consulting & trading companies providing marine bunkers, lubricants & technical services.

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Certified since 2003

Since 2003 BALUCO LTD. has been awarded with ISO CERTIFICATION, which is presently monitored by ABS.

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LUBCARE™ monitoring system

LUBCARE™ is a lubricant monitoring program to offer accurate analysis results and operating advantages together with cost benefits

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Who we are

BALUCO is an International marine bunkers & lubricants consulting company serving the global shipping market
with consistency by providing leading service worldwide.

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Since our inception we have continuously invested in manpower and the extension of our worldwide suppliers’ network.

BALUCO has created a vast network of major & local suppliers throughout the world, thus can successfully support prompt unpredictable fleet needs in any main and secondary port at the most competitive price levels.

Since 2003 BALUCO LTD. has been awarded with ISO CERTIFICATION, which is presently monitored by ABS as regards BALUCO’s compliance with industry norms, terms and conditions and fulfillment of all standards of stable and continuous improvement and quality.

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Recent News

Tankers: Full Effect of Ban on Russian Oil To be Felt From 2023 Onwards

The tanker market’s structural shift is still not complete. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Allied said that “with the recently announced crude oil production output cuts from OPEC+ now ready to take effect, the markets seem set for a major bracing point. Yet prices showed a breather just before the onset of the cuts, as crude oil prices slid today mainly on news of weaker-than-expected factory activity data out of China, along with wider concerns of further curtailed demand expectations as part of China’s widening COVID-19 restrictions.

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Underwriting decarbonisation: Financing key to steer shipping towards a green future

As it becomes increasingly clear that greenhouse-gas emissions must be drastically cut over the next 30 years in order to save the planet’s climate as we know it,1 there is a growing realisation that the transition to net zero needs transformational change from all industries.

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LNG Becoming the Most Important Shipping Market of 2022

The LNG tanker market is expected to ride the existing “wave” of increased demand throughout the second half of the year. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Intermodal said that “amid Europe’s effort to cut its dependence on Russian gas, LNG has currently become the most geopolitically important fuel. 

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