Jonathan Saul

Exclusive-China's CCPC takes centre stage in Iran, Venezuela oil trade-sources

10:35am EDT

LONDON/SINGAPORE/MEXICO CITY A Chinese logistics firm has emerged as a central player in the supply of sanctioned oil from Iran and Venezuela, even after it was blacklisted by Washington two years ago for handling Iranian crude, seven sources with knowledge of the deals told Reuters.

SOS: Stranded and shattered seafarers threaten global supply lines

Jul 20 2021

LONDON/SINGAPORE "I've seen grown men cry," says Captain Tejinder Singh, who hasn't set foot on dry land in more than seven months and isn't sure when he'll go home.

DHL aims to deploy longer distance drones to beat stretched supply lines

Jul 19 2021

LONDON Logistics giant DHL is working with Bulgarian aircraft developer Dronamics on rolling out cross-border and inter-city drones aimed at overcoming strained supply chains, executives involved say.

EU proposes adding shipping to its carbon trading market

Jul 14 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -The European Commission on Wednesday proposed adding shipping to the bloc's carbon market for the first time, adding pressure on an industry, which had for more than a decade avoided the European Union's system of pollution charges, to become greener.

Shipping industry seeks to combat dark oil transfers at sea

Jul 13 2021

LONDON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) -Top oil shipping companies say they have tightened operational guidelines and deployed technology to prevent accidental breaches of sanctions, as the countries hit by ever tougher restrictions fight back with elaborate strategies to dodge them.

CORRECTED-Shipping industry seeks to combat dark oil transfers at sea

Jul 13 2021

* Rise in volume of oil transfers by countries hit by sanctions

EU steers shipping towards carbon trading market to curb emissions

Jun 30 2021

BRUSSELS Ship owners could be forced to pay for pollution from their vessels or face bans from European Union ports under draft plans to add shipping emissions to the bloc's carbon market.

World News

France's Macron changes phone in light of Pegasus case

PARIS (Reuters) -French President Emmanuel Macron has changed his mobile phone and phone number in light of the Pegasus spyware case, a presidency official said on Thursday, in one of the first concrete actions announced in relation to the scandal.