World’s Russian Oil STS Operations Mapped

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Ship-to-ship (STS) transfers are back in the news following last week’s latest sanctions announcements from the European Union, which will see a ban on port calls for ships who are caught carrying out STS transfers of suspected illicit Russian oil in European waters, reports Splash247.

The EU cited a “sharp increase in deceptive practices, and related environmental risks” by vessels trying to circumvent the G7 price cap and a ban on imports of Russian oil to the bloc.

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Source: Splash247


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