The Bunker market through turbulent times

2020 was set to be the most challenging year yet for the world of shipping an bunkering, however when the dates were set, no one anticipated it would take place at the same time as a pandemic. The coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent oil price collapse is set to weigh on the global marine fuel industry for the foreseeable future, which could contract by at least 10% year on year, according to industry experts.
At a critical time for our sector, join us for this virtual event to better understand how the bunker players and ship owners are adapting in this time of great uncertainty, how can both sectors weather the storm?

Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Virtual Conference Topic Areas:
• Gain insight on the bunker market as it endures the impact of COVID-19
• What next for the oil markets?
• How will shipping evolve, and what future do scrubbers have?
• Quality and compatibility in a 0.50% sulphur world
• The rise of credit issues – what are the long term impacts from the pandemic?
• What next for bunker markets with IMO 2030 & 2050?

Who attends?
• Bunker suppliers
• Ship owner/operators
• Refiners
• Bunker traders, brokers and analysts
• Regulators and government officials
• Private banks, investment banks and financial advisors
• Risk managers, product controllers and finance managers


The agenda is currently being confirmed. Please check regularly to see updates.


Speakers to be confirmed shortly.


Become a sponsor

Position your business in expert company, distinct from your competitors. At S&P Global Platts Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Virtual Conference each sponsor has the opportunity to show-case their product or service to industry-wide professionals. This an environment that encourages an honest and open dialogue among attendees. If you would like to lead the conversation as an event sponsor contact us for more details on packages available: Irina Bondareva on +44 (0) 7976 684 617 or

S&P Global Platts Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Virtual Conference will take place Online on November 25, 2020

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How do I register?

We offer three easy ways to register: online, by phone, and by email.

Online: Click here or click the red "Register Now" button
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7176 6111

What forms of payment do you accept?

For this online event we only accept payment by credit card.

What if I need to cancel my registration?

Once payment has been made we will not be able to offer a refund, although you will be able to transfer your registration to colleague. Please contact us to transfer your registration to another person.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7176 6111

I can no longer attend the conference. Can I send someone else in my place?

Your registration may be transferred at no cost to a member of your organization up to three (3) working business days in advance of the event. Please contact us by phone or email to make arrangements.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7176 6111

Are there sponsorship opportunities?

Yes, we offer a variety of standard and tailor-made sponsorship opportunities to fit your marketing and business-to-business needs—and your budget. Please reach out directly to the Business Development Manager for this conference:

Irina Bondareva
Phone: +44 (0) 7976 684 617
Email: [email protected]

Are press passes available?

Yes, we allow accredited media writing on behalf of major industry publications to cover the event at no charge. Please reach out to the contact below for press pass approval.

Paul Chapman
Phone: +44 (0) 7975 236 439
Email: [email protected]

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