ScanOcean to resell Neste’s low-sulfur bunker fuel on the East Coast of Sweden
Neste Corporation Press Release, 18 December 2018 at 9 am. (EET)
Neste and ScanOcean AB enter into cooperation in delivering Neste’s low-sulfur marine fuel. ScanOcean AB is now an official reseller for Neste’s 0.1% marine fuel products on the East Coast of Sweden. The low-sulfur marine fuel is one of Neste’s high quality products.
"The re-seller partnership with ScanOcean is part of our marine fuel strategy as it is our aim to continually offer customers better services both locally and globally. Neste’s low-sulfur marine fuel is an excellent example of our capability to meet the tight environmental requirements”, says Neste’s Marine Fuels & Services Manager Jacob Granqvist.
Neste supplies to customers from its terminal in Södertälje, servicing nearby ports from Gävle in the north to Norrköping in the south and Lake Mälaren. Both companies recognize growth potential in the greater Stockholm area. “Together with ScanOcean we will be able to give our customers both professional and local solutions", says Granqvist.
“We are excited to increase our product offering and to further promote Neste’s unique marine fuels to the Swedish market by showing our clients the benefits of the DMB and RMB products compared to other marine fuels”, comments Jonatan Karlström, General manager at ScanOcean.
Neste’s marine fuels are available at all Finnish ports and through ScanOcean cooperation now in the greater Stockholm area.
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Jacob Granqvist, Marine Fuels & Services, Neste, tel. +358 50 458 41 26 and Jonatan Karlström, General Manager, ScanOcean AB, tel. +46 8 555 726 06.
ScanOcean in brief
ScanOcean AB was established in 2013 as Ivar Oil AB, functioning as a purchasing organization for several close Scandinavian ship-owners. Today the company has grown to become an international marine fuel and lubricant supplier, trader and buyer. The company enjoys solid financial backing of its majority owner Ivar Lundh & Co AB, which has been in the shipping industry for over 100 years, and has solid financial strength.
Neste in brief
Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates sustainable solutions for transport, business, and consumer needs. Our wide range of renewable products enable our customers to reduce climate emissions. We are the world's largest producer of renewable diesel refined from waste and residues, introducing renewable solutions also to the aviation and plastics industries. We are also a technologically advanced refiner of high-quality oil products. We want to be a reliable partner with widely valued expertise, research, and sustainable operations. In 2017, Neste's revenue stood at EUR 13.2 billion. In 2018, Neste placed 2nd on the Global 100 list of the most sustainable companies in the world. Read more: neste.com