Al-Iraqia Shipping Services & Oil Trading (AISSOT) successfully completed their maiden supply of bunkers in Iraq to vessel MT. New Discovery on 16th September 2017. AISSOT bunker barge supplied 800 MTs of FO 380 cSt meeting ISO:8217-2010 specifications strictly as per MARPOL guidelines.
MT. New Discovery is a VLCC (DWT 280,000) which was loading crude oil from Basrah Oil Terminal, Iraq on her voyage to Vadinar Port, India.
AISSOT Team received congratulatory messages from Iraqi Authorities on successful completion of the “first-ever” bunker supply in Iraqi waters.
AISSOT is poised to further develop the market with introduction of additional bunker barges and achieve a bunker sales volume of 200,000 MT in due course.
Al-Iraqia Shipping Services & Oil Trading (AISSOT) is a joint-venture company of Iraqi Oil Tankers Company (IOTC) & Arab Maritime Petroleum Transport Company (AMPTC) to handle plethora of activities ranging from Trading of petroleum products, Ship chartering, Oil terminals, various Marine services, and Bunkering.
AISSOT team has vision to become one of the leading marine fuel suppliers in the middle-east region with additions of new ports besides developing Iraqi ports of Basrah, Khor Al-Zubair and Umm Qasr.