BFC sold over 50,000 tonnes of bunker fuel to cruise ships in navigation season of 2019
During summer navigation season of 2019, Baltic Fuel Company was traditionally bunkering cruise liners calling at the port of Saint-Petersburg. This year, the company provided services to large passenger carriers including Viking Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line and Carnival Cruise Lines Inc.
The bunkering services were provided by the company’s own fleet at Passenger Port of Saint Petersburg "Marine Façade”, Lieutenant Shmidt, Makarov and Angliyskaya embankments.
In May-October, fuel sales of BFC to passenger ships exceeded 50,000 tonnes (+15%, year-on-year) with heavy fuel oil accounting for the bulk of sales.
St. Petersburg headquartered Baltic Fuel Company was established in 2008 to manage bunkering companies of the holding. The Group’s divisions are engaged in oil product exports, bunkering operations, provision of environmental services, etc. The company boasts one of the largest bunkering fleet in the North-West of Russia, which comprises 32 vessels. Baltic Fuel Company ranks among top 3 leaders in the market of bunkering services at the ports of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region and is one of the three leading oil trucking companies in the country’s northwest region.