“Tanker” in the news

Example collocations

oil tanker

Publications and example sentences

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CNA
· Pandemic forces virtual safety checks for oil tankers  
Ship assessors are resorting to virtual inspections of oil tankers to keep vessels afloat, as the coronavirus pandemic makes physical visits to check for seaworthiness tougher and a slump in fuel demand increases the need for ships as storage.  Copy example sentence
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Seeking Alpha
· Braemar Shipping - Badly Hit By The Lockdown But Should Recover  
Sure, there are times, like now, when tankers cost an arm and a leg for those wanting to store oil.  Copy example sentence
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Seeking Alpha
· SFL Corporation: This Shipper Will Survive  
2 - The tankers fleet  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Oil-Starved Venezuela Celebrates Arrival of Tankers From Iran  
BOGOTÁ, Colombia — An oil tanker called “Fortune” has sailed into Venezuela from Iran, the first of five ships expected to arrive in a nation so starved of gasoline that the docking of a single tanker was hailed on Monday by government officials as a victory.  Copy example sentence
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The Wall Street Journal
· Second Fuel Tanker From Iran Arrives in Venezuela  
A second tanker dispatched by Iran was welcomed Monday by Venezuelan naval frigates and helicopters as it entered national waters, a lifeline for embattled Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro that reflects the closer ties being forged between Tehran and U.S. adversaries in Latin America.  Copy example sentence
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Japan Today
· Iranian tanker docks in Venezuelan port  
The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel to Venezuela has moored at a port serving the El Palito refinery, the oil minister said on Monday, and Refinitiv Eikon data showed a second vessel had entered its waters.  Copy example sentence
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FRANCE 24
· First Iranian oil tanker docks in Venezuela  
The first of five Iranian tankers carrying much-needed gasoline and oil derivatives docked in Venezuela on Monday, Caracas announced amid concern in Washington over the burgeoning relationship between countries it sees as international pariahs.  Copy example sentence
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The Age
· Venezuela celebrates docking of tanker with Iran gasoline  
Caracas: Venezuelan authorities celebrated on Monday as the first of five Iranian tankers loaded with petrol docked in the South American country, delivering badly needed fuel to the crisis-stricken nation that sits atop the world's largest oil reserves.  Copy example sentence
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The Independent
· Iranian oil tankers reach Venezuela in defiance of US  
Luis Somosa Ladea, the commander of the Venezuelan navy patrol ship Yekuana, which was escorting the convoy of tankers, told state television.  Copy example sentence
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The China Post
· Venezuela celebrates docking of tanker with Iran gasoline  
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan authorities celebrated Monday as the first of five Iranian tankers loaded with gasoline docked in the South American country, delivering badly needed fuel to the crisis-stricken nation that sits atop the world’s largest oil reserves.  Copy example sentence