Tag Archives | General National Maritime Transport Company (GNMTC)

Libya's GNMTC buys New Oil Tanker

By John Lee. Libya's General National Maritime Transport Company (GNMTC) has announced the acquisition of a new crude oil tanker, the Ebn Hawkel. The company said the acquisition is the start of the first phase of the renewal of its fleet, and will contribute to the company realizing its future plans. (Source: GNMTC)

GNMTC Denies Uploading from Ras Lanuf

The Libyan state-owned General National Maritime Transport Company (GNMTC) has denied that its tankers went to Ras Lanuf to upload oil. The company’s General Manager, Khaled Twati, told Libya Herald that it was trying to keep out of the current political conflict: “We are simply an ordinary commercial company trying to find clients to hire […]

Airstrike Sets Oil Tanker Ablaze

Bloomberg reports that warplanes deployed by the internationally recognized government in Tobruk have bombed an oil tanker in Sirte on Sunday. The Libya-flagged Anwaar Afriqya was anchored at a terminal controlled by forces loyal to the rival government in Tripoli. Bloomberg lists the owners as Libyan Product Carrier Ltd, while Vesselfinder says the ship is owned […]