Price Gap Between Low and High Sulfur Fuel Oil Boosts Scrubber ROI

New sulfur emissions regulations for marine fuel oil have been implemented in 2020 by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) causing the industry to use low sulfur fuel oil or use high sulfur fuel oil paired with an exhaust gas cleaning system (EGCS). Pricing for high and low sulfur fuel has fluctuated in the last three years with the supply and demand of crude oil, the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war.

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