Moscow. On 26 February. The port of Rotterdam was overfilled with oil, the owners of which are waiting for a rise in price of raw materials. Near the port has accumulated about 40 tankers with unsold commodity volumes, writes the newspaper the DutchNews.
As noted in the article, shore tanks, oil filled “eyeballs”. Traders incur substantial costs because of the high cost of boat maintenance.
To the port authority of Rotterdam confirmed that the number of tankers waiting to offload, significantly higher than normal.
Rotterdam is the largest oil port and the center of the spot trade oil in Northwest Europe. The port city serves as the indicator for the formation of prices of petroleum products and Brent oil.