Tag Archives | National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC)

Iran to Improve Fuel Bunkering Services to Its Ships

Iran has plan to improve fuel bunkering services to its oil tankers across the world, Managing Director of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) Ali Akbar Safaei said on Tuesday. By recognizing the existing capacities and improving the infrastructure, Iran can enhance the capability for providing bunkering services to its ships across the world, he added. […]

Iran, Cyprus Looking to Enhance Energy Ties

The South Cyprus Transport Minister came to Tehran this week to meet with Iranian energy officials in a bid to boost ties. Marius Diametre Tidas met with Amir Hossein Zamaninia, deputy petroleum minister for international affairs and trading, in his office after meeting with Ali Akbar Safaei, managing director of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC). […]

Iranian Tankers to Resume Shipping Oil to Europe

The commercial director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) has said that the company’s fleet will return to European ports next month after a hiatus of five years. The NITC, which has one of the largest fleets of oil tankers in the world, is in talks with credible international associations of classification societies to […]

Lloyds Resumes Insuring Iranian Oil Tankers

By John Lee. The managing director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) has said that Iranian oil tankers will be able to avail Lloyds insurance services from Monday, a few days after the removal of international sanctions against Iran. Ali Akbar Safaei added that the NITC has close to 60 Very Large Crude Carriers […]

Oil Majors head to Tehran ahead of Sanctions Relief

By John Lee. Reuters reports that oil majors Total and Shell have sent executives to Tehran ahead of the expected the lifting of international sanctions on Saturday. According to Iran’s Mehr news agency, they will meet officials from the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) on Sunday. (Source: Reuters)

British, Swedish Firms Shortlisted to Insure Iranian Tankers

The Director of Commerce of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) has said that two major British and Swedish insurance companies have been selected to provide coverage for Iranian vessels. “Following the international political opening, numerous number of qualified international firms have approached NITC negotiating terms of insurance policies,” Nasrollah Sardashti told Shana. They are […]