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Find bunker prices, grades and bunker availability in ports
Bunker prices play an important role for the selected type of charter. In ShipAtlas you can access information on bunker quantity, how much cargo the vessel can load and make better calculations.
The geographical optimization of bunkering in order to avoid deviations is also crucial for the earning potential.
This is how to find details about bunker ports if you use ShipAtlas app on your phone.
Go to the search field in the top of your scree. search for the port by its name or by using additional criteria, such as country, vessel type etc.
Click on the port you need to get port data, activity and bunker prices.
Open the map and then click on the port icon to add all ports (or bunker ports only) to your map.
Click on any port you are interested in in the map.
Now you can access the bunker data we have on the chosen port.
First, you can see all the bunker ports right on the map as an additional filter. To do so, just go to a right menu and choose a port icon. Then select the "Bunker ports" tab.
If you hover over a port, you will see a short port description with bunker prices.
Now, if you click on the port, you will see more port data on you left side. From here, you can select "More Details" button, and you will be taken to the port page.
This will be the same port page you can find in the Port Center.
Here you can learn more about the weather in the port, tides, vessels currently in the port and some other port data we collect.
To see bunker prices in the chosen port, select the folder as shown on the image below.
Check the current price and see how prices have changed over last seven days.
From this page you can go to the map again, or build the Sea Route, or go to the Notebook. All these three options may be found in the upper right corner.
Discover bunker ports
To see the list of all bunker ports, go to the Port Center on your left side and choose Bunker ports tab from drop-down menu.
Filter them as you like - by port, price, country name etc.
After you started to work with port data, here are some tips for you what to do next:
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