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Bunker Prices by Mabux Last Updated: 11:17 (GMT) - 20 May 2022

PORTS 380cSt VLS FO MGO LS
Rotterdam 628 ↓ (-20) 810 ↓ (-25) 1082 ↓ (-50)
Singapore 665 ↓ (-19) 912 ↓ (-3) 1095 ↓ (-62)
Fujairah 660 ↓ (-36) 910 ↓ (-10) 1336 ↓ (-49)
Copenhagen 735 ↓ (-5) 861 ↓ (-11) 1171 ↓ (-12)
Gothenburg 732 ↓ (-5) 858 ↓ (-11) 1168 ↓ (-12)
St. Petersburg 550 → (+0) 800 ↑ (+20) 990 ↑ (+15)
Tallinn 630 ↓ (-20) 923 ↓ (-26) 1122 ↓ (-50)
Gibraltar 726 ↓ (-5) 918 ↑ (+1) 1278 ↓ (-44)
Pireaus 627 ↓ (-10) 1076 ↓ (-7) 1160 ↓ (-20)
Istanbul 950 → (+0) 1250 → (+0)
Houston 709 ↓ (-20) 849 ↓ (-19) 1212 ↓ (-55)
Panama Canal 694 ↓ (-7) 931 ↓ (-10) 1318 ↓ (-20)
Santos 945 ↓ (-34) 945 ↓ (-34) 1232 ↑ (+2)
Buenos Aires 964 ↑ (+10) 1277 ↓ (-25)
Hamburg 750 ↓ (-20) 864 ↓ (-20) 1204 ↓ (-30)
Riga 923 ↓ (-26) 1117 ↓ (-50)
Suape(XB)
Antwerpen 630 ↓ (-20) 812 ↓ (-25) 1084 ↓ (-50)
New York 700 ↓ (-10) 900 ↓ (-10) 1525 ↓ (-30)
Philadelphia 703 ↓ (-10) 905 ↓ (-10) 1530 ↓ (-30)
Hong Kong 735 ↓ (-30) 924 ↓ (-8) 1129 ↓ (-28)
Genoa 670 ↓ (-10) 914 ↓ (-10) 1217 ↓ (-20)
Augusta 669 → (+0) 884 → (+0) 1227 ↓ (-20)
Rio de Janeiro 960 ↓ (-34) 960 ↓ (-34) 1202 ↑ (+2)
Bremerhaven 884 ↓ (-20) 1203 ↓ (-6)
Paranagua 975 ↓ (-34) 975 ↓ (-34) 1265 ↑ (+2)
Rio Grande 975 ↓ (-34) 975 ↓ (-34) 1266 ↑ (+2)
Recife
Salvador
Fortaleza 961 ↓ (-34) 961 ↓ (-34) 1255 ↑ (+2)
Fremantle 1267 → (+0) 1342 → (+0)
Belem 1004 ↓ (-34) 1004 ↓ (-34) 1279 ↑ (+2)
Tubarao
Curacao 1014 ↓ (-46) 1845 ↓ (-110)
New Orleans 760 ↓ (-7) 870 ↓ (-10) 1242 ↓ (-30)
Manaus 984 ↓ (-34) 984 ↓ (-34) 1243 ↑ (+2)
Niteroi 960 ↓ (-34) 960 ↓ (-34) 1202 ↑ (+2)
Praia Mole
Suape(XP)
Vila do Conde 1004 ↓ (-34) 1004 ↓ (-34) 1279 ↑ (+2)
Vitoria
Itaqui (XP) 1007 ↓ (-34) 1007 ↓ (-34) 1273 ↑ (+2)
Miami 764 ↓ (-20) 1258 ↓ (-55)