Oil Terminal 2015 – positive feedback

6 Oil Terminal 2015 - positive feedback
The awards ceremony celebrated the achievements of the best tank farms and terminals from over 100 nominated companies. Finalists and winners can be found at
Major oil companies across Russia and Europe attended last month’s 10th Congress on the trading and transportation of crude oil, LPG and petroleum products in St. Petersburg.
More than 300 representatives of the government, business and analyst  communities attended the strategic congress with more than 150 people attending Tank Farms and Oil Terminals: from advanced design to efficient operations. There were large delegations of technical experts with the speakers’ panel featuring 35 technical representatives from oil terminals, tank farms, regulators, environmentalists, experts on ecology and industrial safety companies.
Given the complexity of the political situation in the world, participants in the strategic congress – Transneft, Gazpromneft, Chernomortransneft, Port Kozmino port of Primorsk and Ust-Luga Oil – discussed their development strategy.
Stressing the importance of having not only the support of government bodies but also an efficient interaction of a public-private partnerships, state operator Rosmorport spoke of port infrastructure investment projects in the north west Russia.
Taking the opportunity to share the latest insights into trading opportunities in the era of cheap oil were the popular trader debates with representatives from Bashneft, St Petersburg International Commodity Exchange, Transneft and Sun Light Petroleum.
The development of oil and gas transportation and the complexity of marine and river transportation were discussed by representatives from Prime Shipping and Palmali.